Everton left to rue missed chances and refereeing injustice against fortunate United

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Manchester United secured a 2-1 win over Everton at Old Trafford on Sunday, with Paul Pogba scoring one and assisting the other.

Lukaku has not scored for his club since September 15 and manager Jose Mourinho has taken the decision to leave him out of the team to face his former club.

Pogba turned provider for Martial to curl past Pickford in the 49th minute but Gylfi Sigurdsson's penalty denied United what would have been only their second clean sheet of the season in the Premier League.

"The last ball of the game is a corner and anything can happen but we played well and in some periods we played very well".

Big run-ups with little steps have become a trademark of Pogba's penalties.

But replays show that Gueye did touch the ball on the way through, which Souness and Redknapp point to as a reason for the penalty to have not been given.

"We are playing OK, we are not as rock solid as I would like", the Manchester United manager said. Was Jose Mourinho right to drop him for today's game against Everton? It was good for us and good for me.

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United thought they had a second on the half-hour mark, with Marcus Rashford pouncing from a save by Pickford, but was offside and the goal was ruled out.

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. We had it under control even when it was 2-1. "He's got that good of a penalty, he's got that power in it, so you've got to go a tad early".

The young Frenchman looked extremely lively in the first period and created the opening goal as he was brought down inside the box, allowing Paul Pogba to score from the rebound after his penalty was saved from Jordan Pickford.

"He took quite a long time to understand what we want, quite a long time for his brain and body to be ready for how we want him to play", Mourinho said.

Unfortunately they soon took their foot off the gas and let Everton back into the match which forced the players to defend for their lives.

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