Everton vs Chelsea will take place at Goodison Park on Sunday afternoon. Based on the continuation of their Premier League fixtures, the Toffees will be clashing against the Thomas Tuchel’s men.
Everton are currently in 18th position in the league table. However, Chelsea continued their brilliant form, because they are still in 3rd position.
So, the Thomas Tuchel’s men have the upper-hand to win at Goodison Park this weekend. The West London club had 69% ball possession against Manchester United yesterday.
As a result, the Blues have enough reinforcements to face the Toffees. Because, the Frank Lampard’s men are currently in bad shape as they lost to Liverpool last Sunday.
Everton vs Chelsea Team News:
The Thomas Tuchel’s side have a full squad to play this weekend. But, they will be playing without Ben Chilwell (knee injury), and Ross Barkley (illness). In addition, Callum Hudson-Odoi (achilles tendon injury) and Mateo Kovacic (ankle injury). Everton will be missing seven first-team players, while Chelsea will be missing just five. Of course, the Toffees may suffer against the Blues.
The Frank Lampard’s side will be missing seven of their first-team players against Chelsea. Donny Van de Beek (groin injury), Dominic Calvert-Lewin (thigh injury). Also, Andre Gomes (groin injury), Tom Davies (thigh injury), and Ben Godfrey (injury). Likewise, Nathan Patterson (ankle injury), and Andros Townsend (knee injury). Apparently, it’s most likely not to end well for Everton at Goodison Park.
Everton vs Chelsea Probable Line-ups:
Chelsea – 3-4-3
Mendy; Chalobah, Silva, Rudiger; James, Kante, Jorginho, Alonso; Mount, Lukaku, Ziyech.
Everton – 4-3-3
Pickford; Mykolenko, Holgate, Keane, Coleman; Iwobi, Allan, Doucoure; Gordon, Richarlison, Gray.
Everton vs Chelsea Prediction:
Everton are currently battling relegation in the Premier League. So, they will want to avoid a defeat against Chelsea. The Toffees frustrated Liverpool in the first-half last Sunday, but they later conceded two goals. Meanwhile, they have 2 wins, 2 draws and 1 defeat in their previous five meetings against the Blues.
So, the match will be a very interesting and tough one. Because, Everton will want to fight to the end so as to avoid relegation. Nevertheless, Chelsea dished out a masterclass performance at Old Trafford yesterday. So, they have the upper-hand in dominating the game.
Prediction: Everton 1-3 Chelsea
Everton vs Chelsea Betting Tips:
Chelsea to win.
First-half under 0.5.
Both teams to score – Yes.