Stoke City host poor travelers Everton in the English Premier League on Saturday and all the pressure is on the home side who remain in deep trouble.
Stoke were beaten 2-0 at home to league leaders Manchester City on Monday night and they finished the round in second bottom spot, 1 point from safety
Home form comprises of 5 wins, 4 draws and 6 defeats with 16 goals scored and 23 conceded
Stoke have been awarded a total of 69 corners in their 15 home fixtures
Overall 17 of 30 league games have gone over 2.5 goals including 9 of 15 home games
Both sides have found the net in 16 of 30 league games including 7 of 15 home games
Everton were 2-0 winners at home to Brighton last time out and they are in ninth spot with 37 points
Away form comprises of 1 win, 5 draws and 9 defeats with 10 goals scored and 31 conceded
Everton have been awarded a total of 48 corners in their 15 away fixtures
Overall 15 of 30 league games have gone over 2.5 goals including 7 of 15 away games
Both sides have found the net in 15 of 30 league games including 8 of 15 away games
Referee: Martin Atkinson
Matches 26, yellows 87, reds 4
Recent Head to Head (Premier League Only)
12/08/17 Everton 1-0 Stoke
The Betting - Bet Now
Stoke City 29/20
Note, odds quoted are an approximate average and are correct at the time of last update but are subject to change
Everton have lost each of their last 5 road trips and reasonably only solid home form has kept them out of trouble. On the face of it this could be an opportunity for Stoke but other than a home win over Arsenal back in August, the only other sides they have beaten at home are fellow relegation strugglers.
All in all it looks a tough call but I’ll go with over 2.5 goals as Everton should play with plenty of freedom given they look booked for a mid table finish.
Bet: Total goals over 2.5 at 11/10
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