Everton vs Arsenal betting tips: Premier League preview, predictions & odds

Everton vs Arsenal betting tips: Premier League preview, predictions & odds
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Everton vs Arsenal betting tips

This article covers Everton vs Arsenal betting tips and predictions.

Also included is a thorough Everton vs Arsenal betting preview.

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

Everton vs Arsenal: Match details

Match: Everton vs Arsenal

Competition: Premier League

Date: December 19, 2020

Kick-off time: 5:30 pm, December 19, 2020 (UK time)

Stadium: Goodison Park

Betting prediction: Everton 1-0 Arsenal


There’s no doubt that Everton are the favourites heading into Saturday’s match.

Arsenal have only won one of their last nine Premier League matches, and none of their previous six. Sheffield United are the only side below Arsenal in the form table.

Everton begin the weekend one point outside of the top four and will be full of confidence following Wednesday’s away win at Leicester.

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Everton vs Arsenal – recent form and head to head statistics

Everton FC vs Arsenal FC form
Wolverhampton Wanderers FC vs Everton FC - 1:2
Everton FC vs Rotherham United - 2:1
Everton FC vs West Ham United FC - 0:1
Sheffield United FC vs Everton FC - 0:1
Everton FC vs Manchester United FC - 0:2
Latest match form, last 5 games:
Arsenal FC vs Crystal Palace FC - 0:0
Arsenal FC vs Newcastle United FC - 2:0
West Bromwich Albion vs Arsenal FC - 0:4
Brighton & Hove Albion FC vs Arsenal FC - 0:1
Arsenal FC vs Chelsea FC - 3:1
Last 5 games for Everton FC
January 17, 2021 Premier League 20/21 Aston Villa FC 0 - 0 Everton FC
January 12, 2021 Premier League 20/21 Wolverhampton Wanderers FC 1 - 2 Everton FC
January 9, 2021 FA Cup 20/21 Everton FC 2 - 1 Rotherham United
January 1, 2021 Premier League 20/21 Everton FC 0 - 1 West Ham United FC
December 28, 2020 Premier League 20/21 Everton FC 0 - 0 Manchester City FC
Last 5 games for Arsenal FC
January 14, 2021 Premier League 20/21 Arsenal FC 0 - 0 Crystal Palace FC
January 9, 2021 FA Cup 20/21 Arsenal FC 2 - 0 Newcastle United FC
January 2, 2021 Premier League 20/21 West Bromwich Albion 0 - 4 Arsenal FC
December 29, 2020 Premier League 20/21 Brighton & Hove Albion FC 0 - 1 Arsenal FC
December 26, 2020 Premier League 20/21 Arsenal FC 3 - 1 Chelsea FC
Everton FC vs Arsenal FC Premier League 20/21 form
Everton FC Arsenal FC
17 Matches played 18
10 Matches won 7
177 Goal attempts 193
75 Shots on goal 72
57 Shots off goal 71
81 Corner kicks 97
51% Average ball possession 54%
45 Shots blocked 50
32 Cards given 31
217 Free kicks 225
28 Offsides 28
2 Shots on bar 3
18 Goals by foot 16
9 Goals by head 4
28 Goals scored 20
21 Goals conceded 19
0 Shots on post 3
Everton FC vs Arsenal FC statistics for most recent head to head matches
Everton FC Arsenal FC
59 Matches 59
30 Home Matches 29
29 Away Matches 30
54 Total Goals 120
0.92 Average Goals Scored 2.03
9 Wins 37
37 Losses 9
13 Draws 13
Last 5 games & match results between Everton FC and Arsenal FC
December 19, 2020 Premier League 20/21 Everton FC 2 - 1 Arsenal FC
February 23, 2020 Premier League 19/20 Arsenal FC 3 - 2 Everton FC
December 21, 2019 Premier League 19/20 Everton FC 0 - 0 Arsenal FC
April 7, 2019 Premier League 18/19 Everton FC 1 - 0 Arsenal FC
September 23, 2018 Premier League 18/19 Arsenal FC 2 - 0 Everton FC

Everton vs Arsenal: Recommended bets

Under 2.5 goals. Everton’s last four matches have produced fewer than three goals. Seven of Arsenal’s last nine league games have featured fewer than 3 goals.


Dominic Calvert-Lewin to score. Calvert-Lewin has scored 14 goals in 14 appearances in all competitions. Calvert Lewin has now gone two matches without scoring – his longest run without a goal all season. The England striker has scored two goals against the Gunners, including one last season.


LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 16: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates with teammate Rob Holding after scoring their team's first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Southampton at Emirates Stadium on December 16, 2020 in London, England. The match will be played without fans, behind closed doors as a Covid-19 precaution. (Photo by Peter Cziborra - Pool/Getty Images)

LONDON, ENGLAND – DECEMBER 16: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal celebrates with teammate Rob Holding after scoring their team’s first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Southampton at Emirates Stadium on December 16, 2020 in London, England. The match will be played without fans, behind closed doors as a Covid-19 precaution. (Photo by Peter Cziborra – Pool/Getty Images)

Everton vs Arsenal: Match preview

Everton host struggling Arsenal on Saturday.

Mikel Arteta will be hoping for some good fortune on his return to Goodison Park. Arteta made 162 appearances for Everton before joining Arsenal in 2011.

Ill discipline cost Arsenal once again on Wednesday night as they were held to a 1-1 draw by Southampton at the Emirates. For the third time in five Premier League games, Arsenal had a man sent off – on each occasion, the sending off has occurred when the scores were level.

Former Gunner – and Toffee – Theo Walcott opened the scoring for Southampton before Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang equalised. It was only Aubameyang’s second open play goal all season.

Arsenal remain 15th in the table on just 14 points following Wednesday’s result as their winless run stretches to six matches.

By stark contrast, Everton have only lost one of their previous five and come into the game on the back of consecutive clean sheet wins against Chelsea and Leicester. Richarlison and Mason Holgate scored a goal in each half to give Everton a massive 2-0 win at Leicester on Wednesday. The result leaves Carlo Ancelotti’s side 5th in the table on 23 points.

Everton have won half of their six matches at Goodison this season, drawing one and losing the other two.

Arsenal’s away form ranks 15th in the Premier League, with two wins, one draw, and three defeats from their six matches on the road. The Gunners have only mustered five goals away from home, although they’ve made up for that with a solid defensive record – only two teams have conceded fewer goals away from home than Arsenal’s 6.

Everton and Arsenal have met 56 times in the Premier League. The Toffees have only won eight of those matches, drawing 14 and losing 34.

The two sides’ most recent meeting finished 3-2 to Arsenal at the Emirates in February. Eddie Nketiah and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (2) scored for Arsenal while Dominic Calvert-Lewin and Richarlison were on target for the visitors.

The corresponding fixture at Goodison Park was far less eventful and ended in a 0-0 stalemate.


Everton team news vs Arsenal

Robin Olsen was preferred to Jordan Pickford against Leicester, but the latter is expected to start in goal on Saturday.

Jonjoe Kenny comes back into contention after returning to Everton’s bench on Wednesday. Mason Holgate has been deputising at right-back recently. Seamus Coleman was not risked in midweek “so he can be ready for Saturday”.

Carlo Ancelotti confirmed that there was “no problem” for Richarlison after the Brazilian picked up a wrist injury at the King Power Stadium.

James Rodriguez is likely to miss out against Arsenal. ” James starting his individual rehab. Day by day, we will continue to check him. I don’t know if he will be ready for the weekend”, Ancelotti said.

Allan picked up a hamstring injury and will also miss Saturday’s game, meaning Andre Gomes should partner Abdoulaye Doucoure in the base of midfield.

Alex Iwobi has been in solid form for the Toffees and should start against his former club.

Lucas Digne, Fabian Delph, and Jean-Philippe Gbamin remain sidelined.

Arsenal team news vs Everton

Gabriel Magalhaes became the latest Arsenal player – the 7th since Mikel Arteta’s arrival – to receive a red card in the Premier League. His sending off will earn him a one-match suspension.

David Luiz is expected to replace Gabriel at centre-back, partnering Rob Holding. Fit-again Pablo Mari is another option in that position.

Arteta played with a back three against Southampton and could revert to a flat back four on Saturday. Hector Bellerin is available for selection after serving his one-match ban, although he faces competition from Ainsley Maitland-Niles for a spot on the right.

Granit Xhaka will serve the second of his three-match ban on Saturday. Dani Ceballos is set to continue alongside one of Joe Willock or Mohamed Elneny. Thomas Partey remains sidelined with a hamstring injury.

Alexandre Lacazette could replace Eddie Nketiah in the Arsenal line-up, while Nicolas Pepe could be replaced by Willian.

Reiss Nelson is potentially another option out wide if he recovers from a head injury. Emile Smith Rowe and Folarin Balogun must be wondering what they need to do to get into Arsenal’s Premier League matchday squad.

Gabriel Martinelli could feature on Arsenal’s bench for the first time this season after recovering from a lengthy injury.


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# Team MP D P
1 Manchester United FC 17 10 36
2 Leicester City FC 18 12 35
3 Liverpool FC 17 16 33
4 Tottenham Hotspur FC 18 16 33
5 Manchester City FC 16 12 32
6 Everton FC 17 7 32
7 Chelsea FC 18 12 29
8 Southampton FC 18 5 29
9 West Ham United FC 18 4 29
10 Aston Villa FC 15 13 26
11 Arsenal FC 18 1 24
12 Leeds United 18 -4 23
13 Crystal Palace FC 18 -7 23
14 Wolverhampton Wanderers FC 19 -8 22
15 Newcastle United FC 17 -9 19
16 Brighton & Hove Albion FC 19 -7 17
17 Burnley FC 17 -13 16
18 Fulham FC 17 -11 12
19 West Bromwich Albion 18 -27 11
20 Sheffield United FC 19 -22 5
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Everton vs Arsenal betting tips: Premier League preview FAQs

What time is kick off between Everton vs Arsenal?
17:30, Saturday 19 December 2020
What is the prediction for Everton vs Arsenal?
Everton 1-0 Arsenal