Crystal Palace FC vs Everton FC betting tips: Premier League preview, predictions & odds

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Crystal Palace FC vs Everton FC betting tips

This article covers Crystal Palace FC vs Everton FC betting tips and predictions.

Also included is a thorough Crystal Palace FC vs Everton FC betting preview.

Note: All odds mentioned in this article are correct at the time of publishing and are subject to change.

Crystal Palace FC vs Everton FC: Match details

Match: Crystal Palace FC vs Everton FC

Competition: Premier League

Date: September 26, 2020

Kick-off time: 3:00 pm, September 26, 2020 (UK time)

Stadium: Selhurst Park

LONDON, ENGLAND – JANUARY 17: The corner flag is seen inside the stadium prior to the Emirates FA Cup third round replay between Crystal Palace and Bolton Wanderers at Selhurst Park on January 17, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

Betting prediction: Crystal Palace FC 1 – Everton FC 1

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Saturday’s Premier League fixtures pits two teams against each other still trying to maintain their undefeated starts to the season.

 

The Eagles welcome Everton to the Selhurst Park in London on Saturday for this Premier League top-of-the-table clash.

 

Selhurst Park has been a good hunting ground for the Toffees. Their 11 Premier League visits here have seen 5 Everton wins, 5 draws and just 1 victory for Crystal Palace.

 

Palace will be aware they are without a win in this fixture in over 6 years; a run of 11 games stretching back to 2014, in all competitions.

Naby Keita & Andre Gomes

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND – JUNE 21: Naby Keita of Liverpool battles for possession with Andre Gomes of Everton during the Premier League match between Everton FC and Liverpool FC at Goodison Park on June 21, 2020 in Liverpool, England. Football Stadiums around Europe remain empty due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in all fixtures being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Peter Powell/Pool via Getty Images)

Crystal Palace FC vs Everton FC: What are the betting odds?

Palace haven’t won at home against Everton since 1994. This sees them start the day as 14/5 outsiders, despite their strong start to this campaign.

 

Each of the last three matches at Selhurst Park between these sides have ended in a stalemate. Odds of 9/4 are available if you see Crystal Palace and Everton cancelling each other out on Saturday.

 

Everton have five wins already here in the Premier League era. They are the 21/20 favourites to pick up three points again here.

Crystal Palace FC vs Everton FC – recent form and head to head statistics

Crystal Palace FC vs Everton FC form
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Crystal Palace FC vs Brighton & Hove Albion FC - 1:1
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Chelsea FC vs Crystal Palace FC - 4:0
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Crystal Palace FC vs Everton FC - 1:2
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Manchester United FC vs Crystal Palace FC - 1:3
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AFC Bournemouth vs Crystal Palace FC - 0:0
Latest match form, last 5 games:
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Everton FC vs Liverpool FC - 2:2
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Everton FC vs Brighton & Hove Albion FC - 4:2
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Everton FC vs West Ham United FC - 4:1
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Crystal Palace FC vs Everton FC - 1:2
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Fleetwood Town vs Everton FC - 2:5
Last 5 games for Crystal Palace FC
October 18, 2020Premier League 20/21Crystal Palace FC1 - 1Brighton & Hove Albion FC
October 3, 2020Premier League 20/21Chelsea FC4 - 0Crystal Palace FC
September 26, 2020Premier League 20/21Crystal Palace FC1 - 2Everton FC
September 19, 2020Premier League 20/21Manchester United FC1 - 3Crystal Palace FC
September 15, 2020EFL Cup 20/21AFC Bournemouth0 - 0Crystal Palace FC
Last 5 games for Everton FC
October 17, 2020Premier League 20/21Everton FC2 - 2Liverpool FC
October 3, 2020Premier League 20/21Everton FC4 - 2Brighton & Hove Albion FC
September 30, 2020EFL Cup 20/21Everton FC4 - 1West Ham United FC
September 26, 2020Premier League 20/21Crystal Palace FC1 - 2Everton FC
September 23, 2020EFL Cup 20/21Fleetwood Town2 - 5Everton FC
Crystal Palace FC vs Everton FC Premier League 20/21 form
Crystal Palace FCEverton FC
5Matches played5
2Matches won4
32Goal attempts61
11Shots on goal26
9Shots off goal22
24Corner kicks25
31%Average ball possession54%
12Shots blocked13
9Cards given6
71Free kicks73
8Offsides4
5Goals by foot8
1Goals by head6
6Goals scored14
8Goals conceded7
0Shots on bar1
Crystal Palace FC vs Everton FC statistics for most recent head to head matches
Crystal Palace FCEverton FC
21Matches21
11Home Matches10
10Away Matches11
19Total Goals34
0.9Average Goals Scored1.62
4Wins10
10Losses4
7Draws7
Last 5 games & match results between Crystal Palace FC and Everton FC
September 26, 2020Premier League 20/21Crystal Palace FC1 - 2Everton FC
February 8, 2020Premier League 19/20Everton FC3 - 1Crystal Palace FC
August 10, 2019Premier League 19/20Crystal Palace FC0 - 0Everton FC
April 27, 2019Premier League 18/19Crystal Palace FC0 - 0Everton FC
October 21, 2018Premier League 18/19Everton FC2 - 0Crystal Palace FC

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – SEPTEMBER 19: Wilfried Zaha of Crystal Palace scores a penalty for his team’s second goal during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Crystal Palace at Old Trafford on September 19, 2020 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Martin Rickett – Pool/Getty Images)

Crystal Palace FC vs Everton FC: Recommended bets

101 Great Goals’ prediction of Crystal Palace 1 – 1 Everton is available at odds of 6/1.

 

Crystal Palace’s last home victory over Everton came back in 1994 by a scoreline of 1-0. A repeat of this score on Saturday is available at odds of 9/1.

 

Everton’s last win at Selhurst Park was back in 2017. You can back them at 13/2 for the same 0-1 scoreline here on Saturday.

 

Both of Everton’s last two visits here ended in a 0-0 draw. Odds of 15/2 are available for a no-goal-bore here.

 

The omens aren’t good if you are looking forward to an exciting, high-scoring, game. Crystal Palace vs Everton has historically been a low scoring game with all but 2 of the last 11 games seeing under 2.5 goals. You can back another low scoring game here on Saturday with odds of 4/6 for under 2.5 goals.

 

Wilf Zaha (pictured above) scored a brace last time out to sink Manchester United at Old Trafford. The Ivory Coast international is 9/1 to score the game’s opener on Saturday. Or 10/3 to bag a goal at any time during the game against Everton.

 

Dominic Calvert-Lewin (pictured below) scored a hat-trick at the weekend against 10-man West Brom. The 23-year-old striker is 2/1 to score against Crystal Palace at the weekend. Or 11/2 to do so as the game’s first scorer.


Everton’s English striker Dominic Calvert-Lewin celebrates after scoring Everton’s first goal during the English Premier League football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Everton at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London, on September 13, 2020. (Photo by Catherine Ivill / POOL / AFP) / 

Crystal Palace FC vs Everton FC: Match preview

The Eagles have had a strong start to the season beating teams they were tipped to lose to.

 

First beating Southampton at Selhurst Park 1-0 on the opening day of the season. Then travelling to Old Trafford last weekend and coming home with all three points after a 1-3 win. The common denominator between both those teams was high-pressing.

 

PPDA, or Passes per Defensive Action, is the measure of the number of passes a team is able to complete in their own half per defensive action of the opposition. The Premier League average is between 9-10 PPDA, meaning for every 10 passes in a teams half of the pitch, there is one defensive action.

 

In Crystal Palace’s opening two games this season, their PPDA allowed has been 3.31 and 3.61. This is to say, they completed between 3-4 passes in their own half per defensive action of the opposition. Their allowed PPDA being just 1/3 of the Premier League’s average is indicated they weren’t playing the ball around much in their half and being very direct instead.

 

In contrast, against West Brom, Everton were allowed 41.5 PPDA; more than four times the league average. West Brom essentially surrendered that half of the pitch and defended their own half allowing Everton to have the ball at will outside their block.

 

This all suggests it could be the classic battle of possession vs counter attacks.

 

Palace have proven to be effective at preventing teams opening them up and nicking a goal on the counter so far this season.

 

However, unlike Everton sides of the past, this side now has a player to unpick the lock. James Rodriguez has that little bit of guile and finesse in tight spaces to create space for himself and others.

 

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LONDON, ENGLAND – NOVEMBER 03: Roy Hodgson, Manager of Crystal Palace looks on during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Leicester City at Selhurst Park on November 03, 2019 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

Crystal Palace FC team news vs Everton FC

Roy Hodgson presides over the largest injury list in the Premier League, with up to eight players missing for this match.

 

Mamadou Sakho made his return from injury at the weekend for Palace. The injury hampered French international only managed 11 starts last season.

 

Sakho may be the only fit and available central defender at the weekend. James Tomkins was injured for the 2019/20 run-in. He’s picked up a fresh thigh injury in pre-season causing him to miss the first three matches of the season so far.

 

His partner at centre-back Gary Cahill could be out for the foreseeable future. Cahill has a thigh muscle problem, with Hodgson explaining there is a tendon involved in the muscle tear.

 

Scott Dann picked up a muscular injury in the Eagles’ opener against Southampton causing him to miss the United match. He isn’t expected to recover in time for the weekend but should be back soon.

 

Jairo Riedewald is the most likely defender to make it back onto the pitch this weekend. The injury he picked up wasn’t too serious and shouldn’t cause him to miss further games.

 

Connor Wickham is back in training for Crystal Palace. He hasn’t featured for the club since his return from loan at Sheffield Wednesday.

 

First-choice left-back Patrick van Aanholt will also miss out. His shoulder dislocated which needed an operation and there is no timescale for when he’s back.

 

Nathan Ferguson, Palace’s summer signing at right-back, is also out with a knee injury.

 

Christian Benteke had been playing with a cracked bone in his foot after the restart. It had previously been diagnosed as a bone bruise. He is back in training and is rated 50/50 at best to be involved here.

Carlo Ancelotti arguing

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND – MARCH 1: Carlo Ancelotti speaks to referee Chris Kavanagh after the Premier League match between Everton FC and Manchester United at Goodison Park on March 1, 2020 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Tony McArdle/Everton FC via Getty Images)

Everton FC team news vs Crystal Palace FC

Carlo Ancelotti is without five players coming into this match.

 

Cenk Tosun and Jean-Philippe Gbamin both remain on the long-term injury list. Tosun with an ACL injury and Gbamin after Achilles surgery.

 

Jarrad Branthwaite will be out for around a month with an ankle problem. Thankfully he won’t need surgery and rest should solve it.

 

Mason Holgate wasn’t expected to be out long after he suffered a toe injury in the pre-season game against Preston North End. However, Ancelotti confirmed this week that he will be out for at least two to three months.

 

Jonas Lossl will also miss out due to a lower back injury.

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