The English week and the cup matches in the various European leagues will continue throughout the week. In the meantime, the EFC Cup round of 16 is rising in England. There are always interesting pairings there. Liverpool beat Arsenal and Chelsea beat Manchester United for two top games on Wednesday night.
Everton vs Watford Today’s Soccer Betting Tips
Other pairings with Premier League clubs, on the other hand, will not get that much attention. Among other things, the knockout stages between Everton and Watford, both of which are currently undoubtedly among the form-weakest teams in the Premier League. Especially for the Toffees the League Cup hardly comes under the current circumstances.
With the weak form in the Premier League for Everton the league cup is rather insignificant. Already at the weekend, the next difficult task for Toffees is the match against Tottenham. According to recent form in the league Everton coach Marco Silva will want to escape the double burden and thus give the second guard a chance in the EFL Cup.
The Hornets, however, remain in the Premier League without a win and want to remain victorious at least in the EFL Cup. The bookmakers see Everton against Watford according to odds in the favorites role.
Everton – Statistics & Current Form
The Toffees are currently separating two points from a relegation place in the Premier League. Everton is a mixed start to the season and is in the league urgently relies on a winning streak.
The strong performance against West Ham, where Everton won 2-0 after a dominant performance, has not been matched by Marco Silva’s side, losing 2-2 to Brighton.
It was the fifth defeat in the last six Premier League games. It went well for Everton over long distances against Brighton. In the final quarter hour Calvert-Lewin still scored the interim 2: 1 opening goal. After goals from Maupay (80 ‘) and Digne (90’ + 4), the game was finally given out of hand.
Head coach Silva therefore continues to struggle with harsh criticism. At the weekend is now also the home game against Tottenham. The less important is therefore the cup match in the EFL Cup. In the last three years was in the League Cup for Everton latest in the second round final.
The EFL Cup is for the Toffees but currently rather secondary. Marco Silva will want to avoid the double burden and, as already in the rounds previously put primarily on a mix of first and second guard. A cup defeat is more likely to cope than slipping down to a relegation place in the Premier League.
In the previous two rounds, Silva’s team defeated Lincoln and Sheffield Wednesday. At Goodison Park this year’s EFL Cup is home to Everton for the first time. This season, the Toffees home has won only Manchester City (1-3) and Sheffield United (0-2).
Not much has changed in the staffing situation at Everton. Cenk Tosun, Yerry Mina and Jean-Philippe Gbamin remain on the injured list. Bernard had injured in the recent league game against Brighton in the first round and will also not be available. If Everton win against Watford, odds of up to 1.75 will be paid.
Expected lineup of Everton:
➱ Pickford – Sidibe, Holgate, Keane, Digne – Davies, Delph – Richarlison, Iwobi, Kean – Calvert – Lewin
Last Games by Everton:
⚽️ 26.10.2019 – Brighton & Hove Albion Vs. Everton 3: 2 (Premier League)
⚽️ 19.10.2019 – Everton Vs. West Ham 2: 0 (Premier League)
⚽️ 05.10.2019 – Burnley Vs. Everton 1-0 (Premier League)
⚽️ 28.09.2019 – Everton Vs. Manchester City 1: 3 (Premier League)
24.09.2019 – Sheffield Wednesday Vs. Everton 0-2 (League Cup)
Watford – Statistics & Current Form
Winner of the competition was Watford in this competitive season only in the EFL Cup. The Hornets remain in the Premier League without a win and can not build on the momentum after the change of coach. The “new trainer effect” is lost with three draws in a row. Quique Sánchez Flores faces a difficult task in his second commitment to the Hornets.
The relegation has the highest priority. With just five points on the account, the upcoming tasks for the Hornets are not getting any easier. At the weekend, the next hard chunk of the Premier League is with Chelsea FC.
After the home advantage against Bournemouth could not be used in a goalless draw, it remains to be seen how the bottom of the table will be against Chelsea.
For the last year’s FA Cup finalist, the EFL Cup is running as well as it has for the first time. Previously, the Hornets were already over in the previous rounds. Watford has eliminated teams like Coventry (3-0) and Swansea (2-1) in this year’s League Cup.
In the Premier League, the Hornets with only five goals in the first ten games of the season the worst offensive in the league. On the defensive, Quique Sanchez Flores’ team is also not statistically well off, with eight of the 21 goals conceded in the match against Manchester City.
Unlike the Toffees, the Hornets in the EFL Cup will probably send the best squad on the pitch. At Watford FC, eight players are currently missing due to injury, including numerous high achievers. At Everton against Watford is a tip on the guests therefore not recommended.
Expected formation of Watford:
➱ Foster – Dawson, Cathcart, Kabasele – Masina, Chalobah, Doucouré, Cleverley, Janmaat – Deulofeu, Pereyra
Last Games by Watford:
⚽️ 26.10.2019 – Watford Vs. Bournemouth 0: 0 (Premier League)
⚽️ 19.10.2019 – Tottenham Vs. Watford 1: 1 (Premier League)
⚽️ 05.10.2019 – Watford Vs. Sheffield United 0-0 (Premier League)
⚽️ 28.09.2019 – Wolverhampton Vs. Watford 2: 0 (Premier League)
⚽️ 24.09.2019 – Watford Vs. Swansea City 2: 1 (League Cup)
Everton vs Watford Direct Comparison & Statistics Highlights
For the 30th time the Toffees and Hornets meet each other in their club history. Everton leads with a score of 20-4-5 direct comparison against Watford. This season, the two clubs met already in the Premier League on each other.
Everton won at home just barely 1-0 and thus secured three of the ten previous points against the Hornets. At home, the Toffees have never lost to Watford.
Everton vs Watford Best Soccer Betting Tips by SureBety.net
It’s not easy to judge teams in the EFL Cup. Many clubs, especially from the Premier League, rank the League Cup rather secondarily, so surprises can never be ruled out.
In the match between Everton and Watford now also meet two form-weak teams each other, who did not know how to convince in the Premier League. While Watford will host Chelsea at home on the weekend, Everton will face home games against Tottenham.
Which start-up decisions the two coaches will therefore meet is not yet in sight. However, the Hornets have the worse maps with the current hospital, which is why our Everton against Watford prediction aims for a home win.
Key Facts – Everton vs Watford tips
♦️ Everton has never lost a game against Watford at home.
♦️ Both clubs are among the most formidable teams in the Premier League.
♦️ At Watford currently missing eight players due to injury.
Qualitatively, Everton is heavily staffed and will be a nasty opponent for Watford with a mix of first and second guard. We think the home side will not be having too much trouble with the Hornets at Goodison Park, so we recommend against Everton a good odd for a home win. However, we only choose a moderate use of three units.
Competition: EFL Cup
Bet Tip: Everton (1)
Stake: 3/10 units