Everton vs Leicester City Prediction, The Toffees Are Determined to Keep Away from the Relegation Zone – 1NEWS

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Everton vs Leicester City Prediction, The Toffees Are Determined to Keep Away from the relegation zone


Everton will try to improve their efforts to escape the pursuit of the relegation zone when they host Leicester City in the Premier League match at Goodison Park on Thursday (21/4) early morning WIB

Crazy Ball – Everton picked up a shock result over the weekend as they beat Manchester United 1-0 at Goodison Park to end their three-game losing streak in their previous three in all competitions.

The result eased the pressure on manager Frank Lampard with his side now three points clear of Burnley who are at the top of the relegation zone and now they will hope to continue to stay away from pursuit. The Clarets to ensure they stay in the Premier League next season.

Manager Brendan Rodgers paid a heavy price for his decision to rotate his squad after victory over PSV Eindhoven in the Europa League quarter-finals as his side lost 2-1 to Newcastle United at St James Park last weekend.

Having opened the scoring in the 11th minute through Ademola Lookman, the hosts then bounced back through Bruno Guimaraes’ double to end Leicester City’s five-game winless streak in all competitions.

Meeting Record

Everton are still ahead in the history of this encounter with 44 wins, Leicester are ahead in 38 meetings, while the other 33 ended in draws. The Foxes without a win in the last three matches against The Toffees, lost twice.

Team News

Tom Davies, Andros Townsend and Nathan Patterson are injured for Everton, while Yerry Mina and Donny van de Beek will be assessed.

Brendan Rodgers has no new injury concerns for the trip to Goodison Park while Wilfred Ndidi, Danny Ward, Ryan Bertrand, Jamie Vardy and Boubakary Soumaré are still unavailable.

Player Estimate

Everton XI (4-3-3): Jordan Pickford; Seamus Coleman, Michael Keane, Ben Godfrey, Vitalii Mykolenko; Allan, Fabian Delph, Alex Iwobi; Anthony Gordon, Dominic Calvert-Lewin, Richarlison

Leicester XI (4-2-3-1): Kasper Schmeichel; Ricardo Pereira, Jonny Evans, Wesley Fofana, Timothy Castagne; Youri Tielemans, Nampalys Mendy; James Maddison, Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall, Harvey Barnes; Kelechi Iheanacho

Prediction

Leicester City have a poor away record at the moment, failing to win 9 of their last 10 away games while they are also winless in their last three meetings against Everton.

Everton got a boost in confidence with a 1-0 win over Manchester United at the weekend but we expect that there will only be a draw for both teams here.

Score Prediction: Everton 1-1 Leicester City

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