Everton vs Sheffield United: EPL Game Preview

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Everton hosts Sheffield United in what should be a very entertaining game on Sunday. Everton is coming off a 1-0 road win against West Ham United last Sunday while Sheffield United lost 2-0 at home against Crystal Palace on Saturday. Everton is in eighth place in the Premier League standings with 55 points in 34 games while Sheffield United is in last place with 17 points in 35 games. The game will be played behind closed doors because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Let’s take a closer look at where the value is at in this matchup.

Dafabet Picks

Team to Win (Regular Time)
• Everton: 1.45
• Sheffield United: 7.20
• Draw: 4.50

• Everton: -1, -1.5 (2.07)
• Sheffield United: +1, +1.5 (1.86)

• Over 2.5 (2.03)
• Under 2.5 (1.87)

Key Points to Consider

Last 6: Everton, coming off a 1-0 road win against West Ham United last Sunday, have 3 draws, 2 wins and 1 loss in their last 6 Premier League games. Sheffield United, coming off a 2-0 home loss against Crystal Palace on Saturday, have 5 losses, 1 win and 0 draws in their last 6 Premier League games.

Momentum: Sheffield United has been on a downward trend — with 1 win in their last 6 Premier League games.

Head-to-Head: These two sides last matched up in Premier League action on December 26, 2020 and Everton won 1-0.

Projected Leaders

For Everton, Dominic Calvert-Lewin has a 48.06 percent chance to score. He averages 2.29 shots overall per sim, 1.31 shots on goal per and 0.65 goals per sim.

For Sheffield United, David McGoldrick has a 14.76 percent chance to net the ball. He averages 0.99 shots overall per sim, 0.51 shots on goal per and 0.16 goals per sim.

Analyst’s Pick

Everton Moneyline.

Three-star (out of four) AccuScore hot trend pick on Everton in this one. Average score in simulations is Everton 1.53 to Sheffield 0.49.

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