Everton vs Stoke Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
After failing to win in four matches in a raw Everton finally signed in a victory against Newcastle last round and team got back self-confidence and are ready to continue in same rhythm. On the other side, Stoke City also signed in a victory last round and as outsider in the match defeated Manchester United with 2:0. Both teams now share same amount of points, and the winner in this match could climb up to sixth position, only one point away from top five. There have been under 2.5 goals scored in Stoke's last eight away matches and hey kept a clean sheet in six out of their last eight matches in the Premier League. They also kept a clean sheet in their last three matches against Everton and did not lose in four of their last six mutual encounters. However this season, Everton has slightly better performance in total, and it will be very interesting to see what tactics managers will set for the match as both teams are facing many missing players. Victory is a main goal for both teams and while Everton will dominate in speed and try to use it as advantage, Stoke will be more focused on breaks and side-kicks. All in all this is going to be very interesting match with lots of scoring chances and hopefully we will see goals on both sides. Read our betting preview and place your bets on right betting picks.
Everton have many missing players for this match against Stoke City. Phil Jagielka, Tyias Browning, Tony Hibbert, Bryan Oviedo and Steven Pienaar are injured and they will not play for sure. Steven Naismith and James McCarthy are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready for the match. All of them are eager to beat Stoke City in front of their fans.
On the other side Stoke also have lots of missing players for this match. Shay Given, Peter Crouch, Peter Odemwingie, Stephen Ireland and Marc Muniesa are injured and they cannot help their team for this match. Geoff Cameron and Glenn Whelan are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are ready for the match.
Possible starting lineups
Everton: Howard; Baines, Mori, Stones, Coleman; Cleverley, Barry, Barkley; Kone, Lukaku, Deulofeu
Stoke: Butland; Johnson, Shawcross, Wollscheid, Pieters; Adam, Ginkel; Shaqiri, Bojan, Arnautovic; Diouf
Everton vs Stoke Prediction
We expect great football match Everton vs Stoke City. Both teams play very well this season and we expect really interesting clash. Previoue meetings between these two sides usually were finished with under 2.5 goals because both sides like to play very strong football in defense line. It will be their main objective for this match, but we expect to see scoring. Everton play in front of their fans, but for sure they will not have easy job Today. However our prediction and betting tips for match Everton vs Stoke City Prediction: Everton will win. We believe that Everton can win on this match, and they will score at least two goals. Also we expect scoring for both teams on this match and our second betting pick for this game is Everton to win and both teams to score. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.