Crystal Palace (4-3-4) vs. Everton (3-2-6)
Crystal Palace vs. Everton 11/11/23 – As the esteemed English Premier League gears up for another thrilling weekend of football action, an intriguing contest between Crystal Palace – currently boasting a 4-3-4 record – and Everton who hold a record of 3-3-6, scheduled for Saturday will provide intriguing battle of styles and forms and provide valuable material for EPL expert predictions to analyze. Both teams should engage in an energetic contest designed to bolster their positions within the league and boost both of their positions simultaneously.
Crystal Palace have seen considerable success this season in their offensive strategy due to the exceptional performances of Odsonne Edouard and Joachim Andersen – their leading scorers. Edouard, with four goals in 10 appearances, has proven a formidable threat in the attacking phase, using his skill at creating opportunities and finishing precisely. Andersen also made an impactful statement with two goals and an assist. Crystal Palace will look to use their offensive strengths against Everton’s vulnerable defense, which has conceded 13 goals over 11 matches. Crystal Palace may capitalize on these defensive weaknesses to ensure victory in this matchup.
Everton boasts its own offensive prowess in Abdoulaye Doucoure and Dominic Calvert-Lewin. Doucoure scored three goals from midfield position last season while Calvert-Lewin produced an equal goal tally. Their dynamic duo could pose serious threats in aerial duels; thus posing an Everton challenge to Palace’s defensive resolve in terms of managing robust confrontations as well as rapid counterattacking maneuvers.
Crystal Palace vs. Everton 11/11/23 Info
|When:||Saturday, November 11, 2023 at 10:00 AM ET|
Sam Johnstone GK vs. Jordan Pickford GK
Sam Johnstone of Crystal Palace has displayed incredible skill between the posts, recording five clean sheets and 28 saves in as many appearances. His ability to command the box and make crucial stops will be key in deterring Everton from scoring; Johnstone will need to remain calm under pressure in order to thwart Everton strikers’ attacks.
Jordan Pickford of Everton is an exemplary goalkeeper who has been instrumental in their team. Boasting 27 saves and 3 clean sheets this season, his experience and shot-stopping abilities will be vital against Crystal Palace’s dynamic attack. Additionally, Pickford’s knack for pulling off spectacular saves could prove decisive at critical times during matches.
Soccer Odds/Point Spread: Crystal Palace +130, Total Odds: 2.5
The betting odds lean slightly in favor of Crystal Palace, with a moneyline of +130, reflecting their slightly more stable form compared to Everton. The total odds set at 2.5 with a preference for the over, at -150, suggests an expectation of goals in this fixture, a likely scenario given both teams’ offensive capabilities.
Crystal Palace Betting Trends
Crystal Palace, with a 2-3 record against the spread in their last 5 games, shows a pattern of unpredictability in covering spreads. However, their stronger record in road games against the spread (4-2) could indicate a resilience that might come into play at home. The trend of totals going over in 2 of their last 5 games aligns with their capable offense but also highlights defensive vulnerabilities.
Everton Betting Trends
Everton’s recent form against the spread is impressive, standing at 4-1 in their last 5 games, indicating their ability to outperform expectations. However, their road game spread record (2-3) suggests challenges in away fixtures. With totals going over in just 1 of their last 5 games, Everton seems to be involved in lower-scoring matches, a trend that could conflict with the expectations for this game.
Crystal Palace vs. Everton 11/11/23 Betting Picks
In analyzing both teams’ forms, strengths, and weaknesses, this match appears to be closely contested, with Crystal Palace having a slight edge due to their home advantage and more consistent offensive performance. Everton’s fluctuating form, especially in away games, makes them a less predictable entity in this matchup.
When considering the better pick, Crystal Palace seems the more reliable choice, particularly given their offensive threats and the support of a home crowd. The over on total odds appears enticing, considering both teams’ potential to score. For pro premium picks, keeping an eye on individual player performance bets, such as goal scorers or number of saves, could offer additional value.
Free Pick and Prediction: Crystal Palace 2, Everton 1