Stoke – Everton Prediction – Another showdown of teams from the top of the table ahead of us in this extraordinary 23rd round of the English Premier League, because they meet Stoke ninth and seventh Everton, who currently has eight points extra. Otherwise, both teams are in good shape in the championship so that the cattle imported two wins and one draw, and Everton four wins and one draw, while on the other hand both recently knocked out of the FA Cup. Let us add that their autumn tour at Goodison Everton completed the victory of 1: 0, while the other hand last year both teams won at home.
But now the camp Stoke announced that it will provide a much greater resistance to Everton, especially as at home in the league are not defeated nearly three months. In fact, during this period are at home sequenced two wins and three draws, while on the side of the significantly improved game but it is all that ultimately led to the top of the table. On the other hand, in the third round of the FA Cup they played a very bad game at home and lost 2: 0 from the second division Wolverhampton, but then in the next two league appearances away to Sunderland celebrated with 3: 1 and at home to Manchester United’s lead until the 94th minute, when the final 1:1 hit Rooney.
As for the situation with the squad due to injury are still sidelined goalkeeper Butland, defender Cameron, Ireland midfielder and striker Walters, the African Cup of Nations is still on winger Sobhi, while the competition with only a few days back two ofanzivca, Bony and Diouf. Let us add here that even in this transfer from West Bromwich brought young striker BERAHINO, while on the other team left Bojan Krkić.
Probable lineups Stoke: Grant – Johnson, Shawcross, Martins Indi, Pieters – Whelan, Adam – Shaqiri, Allen, Arnautovic – Crouch
As for the guests from Liverpool, but we in the introduction that they do this clash with Stoke welcome in great shape, considering that in the last five League appearances typed four wins and one draw, he had in fact only further strengthened in seventh place on the table. The remains of positions that lead to Europe falling behind big points, but on the other side and their next opponent Stoke, which is currently only two places lower, has eight points behind Everton.
Otherwise, coach Koeman recently had one glitch in the FA Cup, when it is in the context of the third round at Goodison with their 2: 1 beat the current English champions Leicester, or immediately in the following priority performance of those at home with even 4: 0 favored Beats Manchester City, after that the good form and confirm away at Crystal Palace, where they celebrated with 1: 0th Suppose even that they are still out injured midfielder Besic and striker Bolasie, midfielder Gueye had just come back from the African Cup of Nations, while at the end of the transfer window still things left guard and Oviedo, midfielder Gibson and striker Deulofeu.
Probable lineups Everton: Robles – Holgate, Williams, Funes Mori – Coleman, Davies, Barry, Baines – Mirallas, Barkley – Lukaku
Bearing in mind that this is a duel two teams that are currently in the middle of the table, and this is primarily due to an improving performances in defense, then it is quite clear that we were right about that here and decided to type with few goals.