Anthony Martial celebrates with his team-mates

Anthony Martial’s second-half curling effort secured Manchester United a 2-1 win over Everton in the Premier League.

Romelu Lukaku was named on the United bench for just the third time since he joined the club from Everton, but the hosts were ahead at half-time without him thanks to Paul Pogba’s rebound from a controversial saved penalty (27) following Idrissa Gueye’s trip on Martial.

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The Frenchman then curled an unstoppable effort past Jordan Pickford from the edge of the box (49) to continue his fine goalscoring form, before Gylfi Sigurdsson halved the deficit from the penalty spot (77) to make for a nervy finish.

The result leaves Jose Mourinho’s United in eighth place with 17 points from 10 games, two points and one place above Everton.

A minute’s silence was held before the game, the last at Old Trafford before Remembrance Sunday, and also for the events in Leicester on Saturday night.