The Premier League tie at Selhurst Park on this coming Sunday sees home team Crystal Palace up against Everton. Ranked 14th in the Premier League, The Eagles have collected 16 points from 15 games. On 18 points, The Toffees see themselves ranked as number 12 after 15 matches.
Crystal Palace have been left reeling after a series of defeats in the Premier League and look for a way out of the doldrums. Their upcoming clash with Everton presents them with another opportunity to get back to winning ways.
Crystal Palace are relatively average in the art of goal-scoring these days. The hosts on Sunday claimed a steady 14 goals in their previous 10 matches. An average of 1.4 goals per game. They simultaneously allowed their opponents 13 goals, or an average of 1.3 goals a game. They clawed out a clean sheet 2 times in this run.
The Toffees are currently performing rather modestly, when it comes to goal-scoring. The visitors on Sunday managed a bearable 9 goals in the past 10 outings. That is an average of 0.9 goals a game, in which their opponents scored a total of 18 goals. They claimed 2 clean sheets as they averaged 1.8 against per match.
Facts and figures for Crystal Palace vs Everton in Premier League.
- Crystal Palace has lost the last 3 matches in a row;
- Crystal Palace did not win the last 4 matches in a row;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in Crystal Palace's last 5 of 7 matches;
- Crystal Palace conceded in the last 9 of 11 matches.
- Everton has lost the last 3 matches in a row when playing away;
- Everton did not win the last 5 matches in a row when playing away;
- Everton has lost in the last 4 of 5 matches when playing away;
- Everton conceded in the last 10 of 12 matches.
Current form — Crystal Palace v. Everton
The Eagles hope to stop the rot.
Crystal Palace have had to endure a tough spell in their last 3 matches from which, they have nothing to show. They were beaten 2-1 by Aston Villa, before Leeds ran out 1-0 winners. A third defeat on the trot followed against Manchester United, who came out 1-0 winners.
Everton finally end miserable run
Everton suffered a couple of disappointments in their last 3 matches as they were run over by Brentford in a 1-0 defeat. Liverpool also proved too hard to handle as they won 1-4, before Everton were able to strike back last time out in a 2-1 win against Arsenal.
On paper, the two sides seem evenly matched, at least right now. Judging by recent performances, though, Crystal Palace look the value pick here at 2.25. The away win could settle for 3.30, should the visitors manage to escape with all 3 points. At point for each side racks up an accumulator by 3.30 with the bookmakers, should this be your preferred betting on football method.
Crystal Palace v. Everton — fixture history
Betting on the draw would have earned you a sound profit the last time Crystal Palace played The Toffees at Goodison Park. The pair split the points in a 1-1 match, where no one managed to get the upper hand. The bookmakers naturally have prices available on the upcoming encounter. Betting on Everton will get you odds 3.30, meaning the bookies predict, they are in with an 30% chance of beating Crystal Palace. You can get a price of 2.25, should you wish to add Crystal Palace to your accumulator, if that is your preferred betting strategy.
Crystal Palace enter the match against Everton with a 0-5-5 record in their previous 10 encounters in the Premier League. This amounts to a 0% winning ratio for Crystal Palace, with The Toffees victorious in 50% of the last 10 encounters. Over 2.5 goals only came out as a winning bet 4 times in the past 10 matches between Crystal Palace and Everton. Both teams found the back of the net 6 times in those 10 matches. When looking for value bets with your betting strategy, adding both teams not to score to accumulator look the smart move.
Current table in the Premier League
According to the Premier League table the difference between these two opponents is currently only 2 points. That means this round 16 match will be important for both teams and their position in the league table. Crystal Palace have an opportunity to catch up with Everton who currently sit as number 12 on 18 points in this upcoming match this coming Sunday. However, the latter will surely try to extend the gap in the standings.
Man of the Moment
Christian Benteke has been the most prolific scorer for the home team recently. Surely, Crystal Palace are relying on him to once again shine in their upcoming match. Meanwhile, Everton will be looking to Demarai Gray in the hope that he will add more goals to his current total of 2 goals in his latest games.