Everton vs Southampton prediction: Everton as well as Southampton want to improve results better than last season. Therefore, going into the next match, the goal that both teams set is to win. After 90 minutes of competition, who will the final 3 points belong to?
- Match date: 02:00 pm on 2021/08/14
- Event: Premier League
- Stage: Matchday 1st
- Location: Goodison Park
EVERTON VS SOUTHAMPTON PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
Everton holds the advantage when playing at Goodison Park’s home ground. A game that is judged not to be easy for the away team Southampton.
Everton’s form in the last 5 matches: L W L W W
Looking back on last season, Everton had an impressive start. But the rapid decline after that caused Everton to end the season with bad results. Specifically, with 38 rounds, The Toffees won 17 victories. However, there were also 13 matches this team had to taste defeat. Therefore, they only have 8 more draws to own a total of 59 points. That number only gives Everton 59 points.
Looking at the friendly matches before the new season, the army of coach Rafael Benítez is playing relatively well. Considering 3 friendlies have participated, the number of victories Everton holds is 2. Those are victories over Millonarios and Pumas. However, most recently when facing Man Utd, Everton received a heavy 0-4 defeat.
Southampton’s form in the last 5 matches: W L D W L
Southampton needs to improve their playing face. Looking back on last season, Southampton could not bring too much joy to the fans. What this team can do is only 12 wins after 38 matches. In contrast, there were 19 times when Southampton had to receive defeat, corresponding to a 50% loss rate. At the end of the tournament, The Saints finished in 15th place with 43 points.
To prepare for the new season, Southampton played a total of 4 friendlies. In general, coach Ralph Hasenhuttl’s team has achieved good results. The number of wins they earn is 3, corresponding to a 75% win rate. Only the most recent match was Southampton receiving defeat. It was a 1-3 loss when playing a friendly against Bilbao.
Select: Everton FT.
These two teams have faced each other up to 89 matches in the past. Of which, Everton has 43 wins. In contrast, Southampton only beat the opponent 27 times. Besides, the two teams also have 19 draws together.
Until the last 5 matches, we see the equality of results between the two teams. Each team in turn wins the opponent twice. In addition, it was an undefeated match. The last time they played, Everton won 1-0 at home.
Select: Everton FT.
The scarcity of goals is evident in Everton’s attack in the last 5 matches. Specifically, they only opened fire 3 times, equivalent to a goal efficiency of only 0.6 goals/match. In contrast, the defense also played uncertainly with 7 goals conceded. On average, they conceded 1.4 times per game.
In the opposite direction, Southampton’s attack played better than the opponent. In the past 5 matches, they scored 8 goals, an average of 1.6 goals/game. However, the defense is still a weak point that needs to be improved quickly. They have conceded 6 goals, equivalent to 1.2 goals/game.
With Over/Under 2.5, Everton’s last 5 matches have won Under 4 times, corresponding to a rate of 80%. On the side of Southampton, Under won twice in the last 5 matches they attended.
Select: Under 2.5 FT.
Everton vs Southampton Prediction: Everton 2-0 Southampton FT (1-0 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 1st match of Premier League between Everton vs Southampton on 2021/08/14 of the CMD368 bookie.