Hibbert Starts For Under-21s
Young Blues set for Goodison action in free fixture at 7pm.
Tony Hibbert is the experienced head in a young Everton Under-21 side to face Manchester United at Goodison Park tonight.
The veteran defender will line-up in defence in a fixture which is free for all Everton fans to attend (7pm kick-off).
He will marshall a backline that also includes Ibou Touray, Ben McLaughlin and Tyias Browning.
Alan Stubbs' Under-21 side have won three of their last four games including a stirring comeback victory over Chelsea last month in another Goodison Park clash.
United's line-up is likely to include first-team squad members Fabio Da Silva, Ben Amos and summer signing Guilermo Varela.
Everton Under-21s: Springthorpe, McLaughlin, Hibbert, Browning (c), Touray, Lundstram, Williams, Kennedy, Grant, Long, Hope. Subs: Griffiths, Green, C.Duffus, T.Duffus, Shannon.