Arsenal – Everton SOCCER PICKS
Arsenal and Everton meet at Emirates Stadium, in a match for the 6 th round of the Premier League. The history of direct confrontations played in this stadium is favorable to the home team, which in the last 6 matches won 5 and tied 1. Indeed, the last time these two teams played a match in this stadium, on 03-02- 2018, for the Premier League, Arsenal won by (5-1). A. Ramsey (6 ‘, 19’ and 74 ‘), L. Koscielny (14’) and P. Aubameyang (37 ‘) scored the goals of the match, for Arsenal, and D. Calvert-Lewin (64’), for Everton. Particular attention is required for the home / away condition, since both teams present significantly different results at home and abroad.
The home team is currently in the 7 th position of the league, with 9 points won, after 3 wins and 2 losses. In the penultimate match, they won in an away match against Cardiff City, by (2-3). In the last match, they won in an away match against Newcastle United, by (1-2). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 6 wins, 2 draws and 7 losses in away matches; against 11 wins, 2 draws and 2 losses at their stadium. The team comes to this match after a home victory over Vorskla Poltava by (4-2). In the last 10 home matches Arsenal has won 8, tied 1 and lost 1. Defensive consistency has not been their best feature, as they have conceded at least one goal in the last 5 matches, but their offense has scored a Regularity, as they have scored goals in 4 of the last 5 matches for this competition. There is a tendency for goals in their home matches, as 30 of the last 33 matches they have played have ended with Over 1,5 goals. In 15 matches, he suffered the first goal 7 times and only managed 2 comebacks.
The Arsenal is a club that has thirteen titles of the Premier League (English Championship). In the last season, 2017/18 of the Premier League, the team finished in sixth place. Now, in this season of the Premier League, after five games Arsenal is in seventh position. In the last five games that Arsenal played so far, lost the first two and won the last three. We believe that in this confrontation against Everton, because we are playing at home against an offensive opponent, we will have conditions to see a game with goals, so it is very likely that we will have a match with more than 2.5 goals, since we had over 2.5 goals in four of the first five Arsenal games in the 18/19 season of the Premier League.
After 1 win, 3 draws and 1 loss, the away team is currently in the 10 th position, with 6 points won. In the penultimate match, they tied in a home match against Huddersfield Town, by (1-1). In the last match, they lost in a home match against West Ham United, by (1-3). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 3 wins, 4 draws and 8 losses in away matches, with 37 goals scored and 31 conceded; against 6 wins, 5 draws and 4 losses at their stadium, with 20 goals scored and 18 conceded. In the last away game in this competition, they tied in by (2-2) against AFC Bournemouth. In the last 10 away matches Everton has won 3, tied 4 and lost 3. Their defense has not been very strong, since they have suffered at least one goal in each of the last 5 games, but their attack has scored regularly, since they have scored at least one goal in each of the last 5 matches for this competition. In their away matches there is a tendency for goals, since 17 of the last 26 matches have ended with Over 2,5 goals.
Everton is a club that has nine Premier League titles, but the latter was conquered in the 1986/87 season. The club also has five FA Cup titles and nine of the English Super Cup. In the last season, 2017/18 of the Premier League, the team finished in eighth position. Now, in this 2018/19 season of the Premier League, we see that in five games the team won only six points, the results were three draws, one win and one defeat. When analyzing these first five Everton games, we see that in all there were goals for both teams, which favors the market of more than 2.5 goals, in fact, we can see that in four of these five games there were more than 2.5 goals.