Everton vs Bournemouth Odds – Saturday 4th February 2017 – 15:00
Everton are 8/11 with the draw at 14/5 and Bournemouth are 18/5
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Everton welcome Bournemouth to Goodison Park in the Premier League, with both sides in desperate need of a win.
Ronald Koeman’s side come into this match in great form, despite drawing 1-1 away at Stoke on Wednesday night.
Peter Crouch (7) opened the scoring for Stoke, with his 100th goal in the Premier League for the former Liverpool man.
Ryan Shawcross (39) scored an own goal to draw Everton level, with both sides heading into half time even steven.
There were no goals in the second half, but Everton were looking to continue their excellent run, with a draw the end result.
It means that Everton remain unbeaten, although their run of two successive wins has come to an end.
Everton Need Results
They appear to have finally turned the corner, they had a flying start to the season but have found life tough at times.
Ronald Koeman’s side are 7th place in the Premier League, 5 points behind 6th place Manchester United.
A 7th place finish would represent a great season for Everton, especially given the strength of the sides above them.
They lost to Bournemouth 1-0 earlier in the season, a win to avenge that defeat will delight manager Koeman.
Everton come into this match as the favourites, with home advantage and their excellent form winning out.
This will be a tough fixture for Ronald Koeman’s side, with Bournemouth determined to put their recent form right.
The Toffees will be looking to continue their overall record against Bournemouth, having won 2, drawn 1 and lost 1 of their 4 meetings.
Eddie Howe’s side come into this match on the back of a 2-0 defeat against the Eagles, with the Cherries producing a poor home performance.
Scott Dann opened the scoring early in the second half (46), after a drab and fairly evenly contested first half.
Christian Benteke (90+2) scored right at the death to double the advantage, giving Palace and Allardyce a priceless away win.
It’s a result that means Eddie Howe’s side are in desperate form, with just one win in their last six matches.
Cherries In Poor Form
Bournemouth come into this match having lost three of their last six, gaining just five points from a possible 18.
Defeats against Hull, Millwall and Crystal Palace came in amongst draws against Watford and Arsenal.
Bournemouth will be looking for far greater levels of consistency, they will also be looking for wins to drag them up the table.
The Cherries come into the match in 14th place in the Premier League, they have collected 26 points from their 23 games so far.
Bournemouth go into this match as the underdogs, with Everton in great form.
They will be looking to register their eighth win of the season, in turn avoiding a 12th defeat of the season.
Bournemouth will be looking to complete a Premier League double over the Toffees.
Both teams are 8/11 on to score. The first goalscorer odds for Everton are Romelu Lukaku at 7/2 with Enner Valencia, Kevin Mirallas and Arouna Kone at 11/2. For Bournemouth, Callum Wilson is at 8/1 with Benik Afobe at 17/2.
The last time that these two sides met Bournemouth won 1-0 and the odds of the same result are 12/1.
Everton vs Bournemouth Odds
Tip 1 – Wilson to score first @ 8/1
Tip 2 – Bournemouth to win 2-1 @ 14/1