Ace Football team offers the Premier League round 16 match preview for Everton and Chelsea who meet up this coming Sunday. The pre-match analysis includes the latest fixture stats and facts and a free betting tip for our readers.
When Chelsea arrive at Goodison Park on Sunday to face Everton in the Premier League, the latter will be hoping to use their home turf to their advantage.
Placed 17th in the Premier League table, Everton have amassed ten points after 15 matches. On 19 points, Chelsea rank tenth with 15 matches played this season.
Team form: Everton vs Chelsea
In the last three games, Everton lost 0-3 against Manchester United, won 0-1 against Nottingham Forest, and won 3-0 against Newcastle. Everton had two wins in their last six home games in the Premier League. They also had one draw and three losses, scored eight goals, and conceded seven.
Chelsea are currently not performing consistently. They lost 4-1 against Newcastle, but then won 3-2 against Brighton. They lost 2-1 against Manchester United. In their last six away matches in the Premier League, Chelsea won three, drew one, and lost two. They scored 12 goals and conceded eight.
Betting stats for Everton and Chelsea
Here are some interesting betting-relevant stats and facts. They take into account matches that Everton and Chelsea played across all tournaments.
- In the last 11 Everton home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 9 of the last 10 Everton matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Everton have scored in 9 of the last 11 matches
- In 4 of the last 5 Everton home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Everton have not lost 5 of the last 6 matches
- In the last 5 matches in a row Chelsea played, both teams scored
- Chelsea have conceded in 15 of the last 17 away matches
- In 4 of the last 5 Chelsea matches the sum of goals was over 4.5
- In the last 4 away matches in a row Chelsea played, both teams scored
- In the last 5 Chelsea matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
Players under the radar: Everton vs Chelsea
Abdoulaye Doucoure found the net twice in Everton’s six most recent games, showcasing his scoring prowess. Meanwhile, Nicolas Jackson has been a key contributor for Chelsea, scoring four goals in his last six appearances.
Popular markets: Everton vs Chelsea
Goodison Park witnessed Everton securing victories in four of their last 10 matches across all tournaments. Alongside these wins, they also managed a draw and suffered five losses. On the other hand, Chelsea displayed their strength on the road by winning four out of their 10 most recent away matches. Additionally, they recorded one draw and endured five losses during this period.
Both teams to score
Both teams have scored in the last five Chelsea games in the Premier League. Chelsea managed the first goal of the game in only four of their 10 previous games played. Meanwhile, Everton were first on target in seven of their last 10 outings.
Everton saw over 2.5 goals in six of their last ten matches across all tournaments, as they scored an average of 1.6 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of the last ten games for Chelsea, who scored 2.3 times on average in these matches. The Blues conceded a goal in their last eight Premier League matches.
Betting suggestion: Everton vs Chelsea
Here we present a free betting tip for this Premier League match. The prediction is formed as a conclusion based on the abovementioned stats and facts for Everton and Chelsea.