The Premier League is back for yet another season, as the Premier League lovers Gear up to watch their Superstars take the field. The season is set to begin on 6th August 2022 and is expected to go on until the 28th of May 2023.
Matchday 4 on August 6 Will see Everton Host Chelsea. The Visiting Side had a different sort of Season last year, where they Started on a Strong note but Ended up third on the table and also faced a heart-breaking defeat against Real-Madrid in Champions league Quarter-final and a defeat to Liverpool in FA Cup Final.
On the other hand, Everton had a horrendous Season Last year; they barely Managed to avoid relegation. If it was not for Richarlison heroics, Everton would have to face Relegation.
Chelsea are firm Favorites going into this Match. Everton without Richarlison will Find hard to beat the Blues.
Everton vs Chelsea Preview and Line-ups: 2021-2022 Season Recap
Everton had a horrendous Season last year. They finished 16 on the table last year with just 11 wins in 38 games. They barely managed to avoid relegation on the back of Richarlison and Pickford’s heroics.
Relegation fight went into the last day, Everton after facing a Scare from Crystal Palace in First-half; where they were 2-0 down managed to turn it around on the back of Michael Keane, Richarlison and Dominic Calvert Lewin goals won the match 3-2.
on the other hand Thomas Tuchel’s man had an impressive start to their Season but Started to fell apart in last phase of premier league; they won 21 out of their 38 games. Chelsea had an Impressive Run of Form in F.A Cup, Where they Reached till Final Against Liverpool. Final was Evenly matched and Penalty shoot out was the only thing which Separated two sides.
Everton vs Chelsea Preview and Line up: Head-to- Head
Last 5 Matches-
Last Meeting between both Sides Ended up in Everton Victory. Everton beat Chelsea 1-0 on back of Richarlison goal.
Everton vs Chelsea Preview and Line Up: Stats and Contest to Watch Out for
Premier League Statistics– 2021/2022
|Goals per Match||1.13||2.00|
|Goals Conceded per Match||1.74||0.87|
|Tackles Success Percentage||57%||56%|
Chelsea Attack vs Everton’s Defense– Chelsea Averaged 2 goals per Match in Last Premier League. Likes of Timo Werner, Mitchy Batshuayi, and add Raphinha to it, if deal go as plan can pose a greater threat for Everton Defense, which Conceded 1.74 goals per Match in last Season. However, Chelsea’s Poor Shot Accuracy might help Pickford Who has been in brilliant form, his Save Percentage is Impressive 74%.
Battle of Midfield– Chelsea boast of impressive Midfield Comprising Ngolo Kante, Jorginho and Mason Mount. Trio’s Pass Percentage is nearly 93. not just Pass Percentage but key passes made is one of the best in Premier League.
on the other hand Everton Midfield has been poor last Season, Pass Accuracy last Season was Meagre 75%. Key passes made was also low. Everton was only able to score 43 goals last Season.
Everton vs Chelsea Preview and Line up: Predicted Line up
Everton: (5-4-1)– J Pickford, N patterson, M Holgate, Y mina, B Godfrey, N Nkounkou, D Gray, A Doucoure, T Davies, D Alli
Chelsea: (3,4,1,2)- Mendy, Thiago Silva, M Sarr, Azlipuceta , N golo Kante, Kovacic, Alonso, Loftus Cheek, M Mount, Havertz, Sterling
Everton vs Chelsea Preview and Line up: Predicted Winner
The betting platforms and prediction experts are expecting Chelsea to come on top with the home side having required a magnanimous effort to pull off an upset.
According to Fc Tables, Chelsea Start as Favorite with 54% Chance of them Winning this Match whereas Everton got a Slim Chance at 21%. The oddschecker who is Known for giving best odds has also tipped Chelsea to win this Match, their odds raked up at 1.85 whereas Everton is far Behind at 5.00.
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