Everton vs Southampton – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: January 12, 2023
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: January 12, 2023

The Premier League game at Goodison Park on Saturday sees visitors Southampton facing home side Everton. The current difference in the Premier League standings between the two teams clashing at Goodison Park on Saturday is three points.

Everton vs Southampton Stats

  • In the last 5 matches in a row Everton played, both teams scored
  • In the last 4 home matches in a row Everton played, both teams scored
  • Everton have conceded in 12 of the last 14 matches
  • In 6 of the last 7 Everton matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • In 6 of the last 7 Everton home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Southampton have conceded in 21 of the last 23 matches
  • Southampton have lost 6 of the last 7 away matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
  • In 6 of the last 7 matches Southampton played, both teams scored
  • Southampton have lost 6 of the last 8 matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
  • Southampton have lost 6 of the last 7 away matches

Everton vs Southampton Lineups

Everton vs Southampton Preview

In their previous three outings, Everton drew 1-1 with Manchester City, before losing 1-4 against Brighton and 3-1 against Manchester United. Everton managed to win two of their past six home matches in the Premier League. In the remaining four, they drew zero and lost four, as they scored seven and conceded ten goals. Everton are among the three lowest-scoring home teams in the Premier League this season. They managed eight goals at Goodison Park, while conceding 12.

In their last three matches, Southampton lost 1-0 against Nottingham Forest, beat Crystal Palace 1-2 and won 2-0 against Manchester City. In their last six Premier League away matches, Southampton failed to win more than once. Instead, they’ve drawn zero and lost five, scoring three while also conceding 11 times. Southampton have the worst away defensive record in the Premier League, having conceded 17 goals on their travels so far.

Everton vs Southampton H2H

Southampton lost 2-1 against Everton in their latest encounter. This served as payback for the 2-0 defeat Southampton handed out in the match before. Everton were a little more successful than Southampton in recent meetings, and go into their next encounter with a 5-2-3 advantage. Naturally, betting on Everton has more often than not proved the profitable way to go. The bookies best betting odds on a home win are at 2.20.

Current Premier League Standings

Full Time Betting

Everton won four of the previous 10 home matches across all tournaments, while drawing two and losing four as well. Southampton won four from a possible 10 away from home, as they also drew zero and lost six in this run. Everton won two of their last 10 games on home soil without allowing a goal.

Both Teams to Score

Everton triumphed in a 2-1 win against Southampton the last time they faced off. However, Southampton secured a 2-0 win in the match before that. Both teams to score came out seven times in the past ten matches between Everton and Southampton. Odds on both teams finding the back of the net are best priced at 1.80 with the bookies.

Over/Under Tips

Over 2.5 goals came out five times in the last ten encounters between these two teams. Everton managed an average of 1.3 goals, with Southampton averaged 1.2 goals in these games. Both teams to score was a winning bet seven times in this run of matches. Everton scored an average of 1.4 goals in their last ten matches, in which over 2.5 goals happened seven times. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of the last ten outings for Southampton, who managed to score 1.7 times in those matches.

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