Everton vs Swansea 11/01/2014 Premier League Preview,Odds & Prediction
Swansea vs Everton
Saturday 1st November 2014 15:00(GMT)
The Line: Everton 3/4 Draw 9/4 Swansea 11/2 See the Latest Odds
TV: NBC Sports Live; Premier League Live
Sometimes we have games that just are tough to call and this one could be one of those if you spent too much time looking at statistics. Everton have played five of their last six games away from Goodison Park , their only home game in that time a win and a comprehensive one against Aston Villa. Of the other five Everton aquitted themselves well winnn two drawing two and losing once in Old Trafford to Manchester United. Roberto Martinez has his side playing well and I have to say that the gamble on Samuel Eto looks to be a successful one at the moment with the veteran finding the net and his teammates as he continues to prove his quality alongside Lukaku up front. The toffees are moving up the table and will look to continue this upward surge with a home win against Swansea on Saturday.
While Everton are surging upwards the Swans great start to the season seems to have hit a rocky patch, losing two of the last three away from home Gary Monks men will be looking to rediscover some of that early season form and will be hoping for more goals. Bony has however found his scoring boots scoring four in four and the Ivorian will be the biggest threat to Everton tomorrow. Dyer, Routledge and Sigurdsson's goal scoring start to the season seems to have dried up of late and with that Swansea have struggled to win games.
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I'm going to take Everton to win here, the Toffee's have been getting better and better of late and their fine wins over Burnley and Villa sandwiched around a good draw in Lille tells me that this Everton team has European football on its mind and will continue to push up the table. I expect Everton to be a top six finisher again and may even challenge for the Champions League if Arsenal, Spurs, Liverpool and Manchester United continue to drop points so easily.
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