Everton vs Newcastle United prediction: After a sublime start, Everton began to decline without braking, causing the chair of coach Rafa Benitez to shake violently. In the last match, the blue half of Merseyside held a draw with the European champion – Chelsea.
- Match date: 07:30 p.m – 2021/12/30
- Event: Premier League
- Stage: Matchday 20th
- Location: Goodison Park
EVERTON VS NEWCASTLE UNITED PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
This is one of the seasons that Everton has had the worst start in many years when they are currently ranked in the bottom half of the table, even at one point they went through 8 consecutive matches with only 2 points, which once lost to weak opponents like Watford or Brentford. However, positive signals are gradually appearing more in the play of the Goodison Park home team in recent times when two-thirds of the recent matches they have beaten Arsenal and drawn with Chelsea.
Newcastle United is still sluggish in the penultimate position of the rankings even though they have just excellently held Manchester United. Currently, they are the team with the worst away record at the moment with 3 points after 9 matches, of which they have never won a match, even lost all of the last 3 matches with a difference score. In the last 4 matches, Newcastlehas clashed with the big guys at this playground, as a result, they lost in turn to Leicester City, Liverpool, Manchester City and most recently drew Manchester United.
Despite not having a good performance and record, it is clear that in front of a team that is considered a top candidate for relegation this season, Everton will hardly be able to pass up this opportunity. Moreover, the Goodison Park home team has made progress in recent times, specifically, in the last 3 matches, they have defeated Arsenal and held Chelsea right at Stamford Bridge.
Select: Everton FT.
In the last 5 confrontations of the two teams, there have never been fewer than 2 goals, even 4/5 of these matches have 3 or more goals. Everton has all shot in the last 4 matches but has never kept a clean sheet in the last 6 matches, including 3 matches that received 3 or more goals. Newcastle United is also leading in the number of goals conceded at the moment when after round 18 they have received 41 goals.
Select: Over 2 1/2 FT.
Newcastle United has a better head-to-head record than this opponent when last season they won both matches. However, with the extremely disappointing performance passed, not many people can believe in a good result for Newcastle in this confrontation when their opponent is an Everton who is making progress and playing on the home field. Therefore, 3 points will be a task that is not too difficult for the home team.
Select: Everton FT.
Even though they are not in good form, Everton is still being evaluated as a team with average strength. Meanwhile, against average opponents or above, Newcastle United lost, even most of them were lost by a difference against West Ham United, Chelsea, Arsenal, Leicester City, Liverpool and Manchester City. Therefore, it is very difficult for Newcastle to surprise.
Everton vs Newcastle United Prediction: Everton 3-1 Newcastle United FT (2-0 H1).
Everton: Jordan Pickford, Michael Vincent Keane, Jarrad Branthwaite, Jonjoe Kenny, Mason Holgate, Ben Godfrey, Alex Iwobi, Andre Filipe Tavares Gomes, Anthony Gordon, Abdoulaye Doucoure, Ellis Simms.
Newcastle United: Martin Dubravka, Ciaran Clark, Jamaal Lascelles, Matt Ritchie, Jacob Murphy, Ryan Fraser, Joseph Willock, Miguel Angel Almiron Rejala, Joelinton Cassio Apolinario de Lira, Isaac Hayden, Callum Wilson.
Above is the information about Everton vs Newcastle United prediction in the 20th match of Premier League on 2021/12/30 of the CMD368 bookie.