Everton – Burnley : Preview & Prediction
Everton, 15th, is 4 steps ahead of the red zone but must not lose more points at home to make a convincing comeback in the standings. Since early November, the Toffees have posted great performances at Goodison Park, namely 2 draws against Tottenham (1-1) and Arsenal (0-0) and 1 large success over Chelsea (3-1). To these good performances at home is added a very interesting draw on the lawn of Manchester United (1-1). Undefeated for 3 days, Everton is only aiming for victory over Burnley … A Burnley team which has just fielded 2 successes against Newcastle United (1-0) and Bournemouth (1-0). Away, Dyche’s team is showing signs of difficulty with 3 failures in Leicester City (2-1), Sheffield United (3-0) and Tottenham (5-0) in its last 5 trips in Premier League. Another failure would not be harmful for the current 10th in the Premier League.
Everton has won 2 of the last 3 direct confrontations against Burnley.
Burnley has won only 2 times in his 9 trips this season.
Everton remains on 2 big performances at Goodison Park against Chelsea (3-1) and Arsenal (0-0).
Burnley has suffered 3 setbacks in its last 5 trips.
Everton needs these 3 points to get away from the relegation zone.
Everton, after his victory over Chelsea and his draw before Arsenal, should take the full measure of his new opponent, of lower caliber.
Everton – Burnley : Betting Tips
Everton – Win Odds: 1.75
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70