Match Date: Thu, 26-Dec-19
Kick-Off Time: 15:00 GMT
Everton‘s last game in the Premier League – 2019/2020 was on Sat, 21-Dec-19. The match ended in a D for this game’s hosts with a final score of Everton 0 : 0 Arsenal.
Burnley‘s last game in the Premier League – 2019/2020 was on Sat, 21-Dec-19. The match ended in a W for this game’s guests with a final score of Bournemouth 0 : 1 Burnley.
Burnley are currently sitting higher in the league table. They are in slot number 10 in the standings. After 18 rounds so far, they have 24 points from 7 wins, 3 draws and 8 losses. The team scored 23 goals and conceded 29 since the start of the season. Making their goal difference -6.
Everton are number 15 in the league table standings. After 18 rounds so far, they have 19 points from 5 wins, 4 draws and 9 losses. The team scored 20 goals and conceded 29 since the start of the season. Making their goal difference -9.
This is Carlo Ancelotti’s first game in charge as Everton manager after watching the 0-0 draw with Arsenal from the stands on Saturday.
Alex Iwobi lasted 11 minutes against his former club before needing to come off and is expected to miss out here.
Fabian Delph made his first appearance in more than six weeks on Saturday to boost Everton’s midfield options.
Djibril Sidibe, Lucas Digne and Gylfi Sigurdsson all recovered in time to start as well.
Moise Kean will hope Ancelotti’s arrival will boost his chances of regular playing time at Everton.
Jeff Hendrick serves a one-match ban for Burnley and will need replacing in midfield.
Charlie Taylor recovered from injury to start against Bournemouth, while Kevin Long was fit enough for the bench.
Jay Rodriguez will push to start after coming off the bench to score the winner at the weekend.
Robbie Brady or Aaron Lennon will hope to deputise for Hendrick on the right wing on Boxing Day, though Sean Dyche has confirmed Johann Gudmundsson should make the matchday squad after a stint out injured.
Everton‘s top scorer this season is Richarlison with 6 goals so far this season. D. Sidibé has assisted the most with 3 assists since the start of the campaign.
Burnley‘s top scorer this season is C. Wood with 7 goals so far this season. A. Westwood has assisted the most with 4 assists since the start of the campaign.
Head To Head
When it comes to direct head to head meetings between these two sides, Everton‘s winning record is 3/6. The visitors’ record is 3/6. 0/6 is the draw record between them.
The last match between the two side was on 05-10-2019 and the final score was Burnley 1 : 0 Everton.
Both teams to score @ 1.90 – BET HERE
Over 2.5 goals @ 1.53 – BET HERE