Live Streaming: Everton vs Arsenal (Premier League 2016/17)
It is tough times at Everton as they are left without a win in 5 Premier League matches after succumbing to a 3-2 defeat at Watford on Saturday. Things look worse if you look at their recent form, as they have been able to pick up only one with from their last 11 matches in all competitions, 10 of which comes in the Premier League. Ronaldo Koeman is under some pressure, but their opponent team from North London is coming on the back of an excellent run.
Arsenal came back from a goal down to defeat Stoke City 3-1 at the Emirates to extend their unbeaten run in the league to 14 matches. They accumulated 10 wins and 4 draws during the period and are second in the table with 3 points shy of arch rivals Chelsea. The Gunners are also in some serious goal-scoring form after finding the back of the net 11 times in the last three. Wenger will want to keep the momentum going and a good finish to the year 2016.
Everton vs Arsenal: Head-to-head stats
Arsenal were victorious in both Premier League 2015/16 meetings against Everton. They won 2-1 at Emirates on October 2015 before earning a 2-0 win at the Goodison Park on March 2016. The pair of wins put the Gunners on a 4 match unbeaten run against the Blues.
Even Everton’s home record against Arsenal is far from impressive. The Blues won only once from the last 9 Premier League matches between the two at the Goodison Park. While Arsenal grabbed 5 wins alongside 3 draws.
Everton vs Arsenal: Predictions
Despite the poor overall form, Everton still remain a strong team while playing at the Goodison Park. They are one of the three unbeaten teams at home in the Premier League this season, however they managed a meagre 3 wins along with 4 draws from their 7 matches so far.
Arsenal are playing some excellent attacking football at the moment. And they have enjoyed considerable success at the Goodison Park in recent seasons. With most of their key players at top of their form, the Gunners are once against expected to outscore their opponents and extend their unbeaten streak in the league.