Only four players have ever scored a hat-trick in the Barclays Premier League against Manchester United and two of them could play for Everton in this match: Samuel Eto’o and Romelu Lukaku.
Manchester United have won just one of the last five Premier League games against Everton (W1 D1 L3).
Alex Ferguson and David Moyes both lost their first Premier League home games as United boss against Everton.
Everton have lost 299 Premier League games, which is more than any other team in the competition.
Roberto Martinez’s side have dropped more points from winning positions than any other team in the Premier League (7).
Robin van Persie is the second non-British player (after Dwight Yorke) to score 40+ Premier League goals for two different clubs
Everton have won five and lost just one of their last eight Premier League away matches.
Manchester United have lost eight Premier League games at Old Trafford since the start of last season, as many as they had lost in the previous five campaigns from 2008-09 to 2012-13.
Phil Jagielka could make his 250th Premier League appearance in this match. This could also be his 200th start for Everton in the competition. The Red Devils have already used 29 players in the Premier League this season; six more than any other team. They used 30 different players in the whole of 2013-14.