'I don't like Mickey Mouses' - Jose on penalty takers

Mohamed Salah could be off to Spain next summer

Mohamed Salah could be off to Spain next summer

Jordan Pickford says he knew where Paul Pogba would place his penalty during Everton's 2-1 defeat to Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday.

Pogba has taken a total of 92 steps across his five penalties this season - that's an average of 18.4 steps per penalty - and seen two of them saved.

But the Red Devils boss is not anxious about Lukaku's form, citing the words of former United star Cristiano Ronaldo as the reason to keep faith in the attacker.

"We can make mistakes on the pitch", said the Spaniard. He wants to play and he knows that to do that he has to go in a certain direction. "I told the players at half-time it was not a fair result".

"Paul wants to take and that for me is fantastic". If he misses, he misses.

"Can he improve his penalty?"

"There's been lots of matches in which he's not scored a goal, and not just scoring but also the performances, the happiness in the performances, I think is the problem". I think the goalkeepers now know his run-up and they don't move, they are waiting until the last second for his decision. We want to win, of course, but we want to win in a good way, we want to win with creative football.

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Harry Smith, 7, arrived at Pukeahu National War Memorial at 8.30am in hope of meeting his namesake, Prince Harry . The Duke of Sussex appeared to be absorbed in the game as he peered around the room while donning the headpiece.

Gueye appeared to touch the ball before making contact with Martial's leg.

At the moment Cesc Fabregas is yet to play in the EPL for Chelsea owing to the fact that new manager, Maurizio Sarri prefers to start Jorginho, Matto Kovacic and N'golo Kante at the midfield. Until the penalty the game was a balanced game.

On 25 minutes, Evertonian pre-game fears were realised as John Moss awarded United a penalty after Martial when down theatrically under a challenge from Gana Gueye.

Three minutes into the second half, United doubled their lead as Martial curled a sumptious shot into the far corner on a pass from Pogba that gave Pickford no chance.

Everton won a penalty on 76 minutes after Pogba lost possession and Sigurdsson played in Richarlison who was felled by Smalling.

The youngsters have already experienced a taste of Manchester United folklore, having appeared alongside the club's former forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic on a U.S. talk show hosted by Ellen Degeneres. We don't have the killer instinct I would like.

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