Premier League betting preview: Everton v Manchester United
Everton face Manchester United tonight in the final fixture of the opening Premier League weekend.
The Toffees and Red Devils are the last sides to open their 2012/13 campaigns in a match that should see new signing Robin van Persie make his debut for the visitors.
United will be without defenders Chris Smalling and Phil Jones for the Goodison Park contest, although Nemanja Vidic looks set to return from a long-term injury.
Everton midfielder Marouane Fellaini will miss the match through injury, while Darron Gibson is also a doubt.
The fixed-odds arm of operators Betfair make United 17/20 favourites for the match, with Everton offered at 16/5. The draw is available at 5/2.
Van Persie and new strike partner Wayne Rooney are 4/1 joint favourites to open the scoring, ahead of fellow forward Javier Hernandez at 21/4.
The shortest-priced Everton player is striker Nikica Jelavic at 25/4.
The match kicks off at 8pm.