Tip Leeds - Everton
Leeds United will be hosting Everton at Elland Road in the next round of Premier League matches. The home team, Leeds have 29 points and are in 12th position in the league table then Everton have 33 points and positioned eighth. Both sides produced shock results in their last league games; Everton a loss and Leeds a win. Leeds United playing away to Leicester City, came from behind to collect three points in a 3-1 win. It was their second straight win since snapping a three-game losing streak. Leeds will also be happy to have seen Patrick Bamford get his scoring touch. Bamford’s goal in the game was his 11th this season and has contributed a lot to their rise. Jack Harrison is also emerging as a key player for the side. He has now scored thrice in the last five matches. Leeds have four wins in their last six league matches and have scored in nine of their last 10 matches. Four of their last five matches have seen three or more goals scored. It is at home that Leeds will need much improvement. They have managed just three wins in their nine home league matches this season. On a positive note, they have scored in six of the nine matches, though they’ve kept just two clean sheets. Leeds beat Everton 1-0 away in November.
Everton are coming from a shock loss, at home to Newcastle United, which left them winless in their last two matches. The 2-0 defeat means they have only one clean sheet in their last six matches. Three of their last five matches have produced over 2.5 goals and they have one win in the last four league games, with no clean sheet. While the Toffees have one of the league’s leading scorers in their team, they haven’t been scoring a lot lately. In the last 10 league games, they have scored more than one goal in just three games. Somehow, they’ve managed to do much better when playing away from home. They are unbeaten in the last five away league matches, with four wins in the run, nine goals and having conceded four.
Key points Leeds - Everton
Leeds United have scored in nine of their last 10 matches.
Everton have six wins in nine away league matches.
Everton have no clean sheet in their last four league matches.
Leeds United have four wins in the last six league matches.
Leeds United’s last five matches have produced over 2.5 goals in four.
Conclusion Leeds - Everton
Everton have had an inconsistent run in their recent matches but have done well away from home. On the other hand, Leeds have their league form back but are not doing so well at home. One constant though, both sides have had over 2.5 goals coming from their recent matches and they both have proven scorers. For this game therefore, over 2.5 goals looks promising.
Leeds Everton Prediction published on February 1, 2021