Everton vs Watford Odds – Friday 12th May 2017 – 19:45
Everton are 4/9 with the draw at 18/5 and Watford are 11/2
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Everton welcome Watford to Goodison Park this Friday, with both sides looking to recover from their weekend defeats.
The Toffees come into this match on the back of a 1-0 defeat against Swansea, with Paul Clement’s men moving out of the relegation zone.
Fernando Llorente opened the scoring for Swansea in the first half (29), with the Spaniard’s goal giving them a vital win.
The visitors dominated possession with 62% of the ball, but it was Swansea who dominated in every other sense.
They registered the joint most shots (9), but they converted the most on target with four of them troubling the Everton goal.
For Ronald Koeman and his side it is a poor result, it means they have suffered back to back defeats.
Toffees In Poor Form
Everton have been in poor form recently, with those two defeats, two draws and two wins.
They have been beaten by Swansea and Chelsea, drawn against Man United and West Ham and beaten Leicester and Burnley.
Everton have been in poor goalscoring form of late, failing to score in their last two matches.
They find themselves in 7th place, they are five points behind Arsenal but have played two games more.
Ronald Koeman’s side come into this match as favourites, despite their poor recent record.
This will be a tough match for the Toffees, with Watford looking to restore some pride.
Everton will be looking to better their excellent overall record against Watford. In 19 matches they have won 13, drawn 3 and lost 3.
Hornets Three Defeats
Walter Mazzarri’s men come into the match on the back of a 3-0 defeat, away against Leicester.
Wilfried Ndidi (38) opened the scoring for Leicester, ensuring the Foxes went ahead just before half-time.
Riyad Mahrez (58) scored a goal on his 100th appearance for Leicester, giving them a 2-0 advantage over the Hornets.
Marc Albrighton scored the winner in the dying minutes of the match (90+3), with the score ending 3-0 to Leicester.
It was another poor result for Walter Mazzarri and his side, who face tough trips to Everton and Chelsea and host Manchester City.
Four In Six
Watford come into the match in poor recent form, with four wins and two defeats in their last six matches.
Their remaining three fixtures could see them pick up another three defeats, meaning they could finish the season on forty points.
The Hornets will be looking to make it twelve wins this season, a modest return for Walter Mazzarri.
Watford find themselves in 15th position as it stands, that would be a poor finish for the Hornets.
Watford come into this match as underdogs, with Everton’s home record informing the odds.
This will be a tough fixture for Walter Mazzarri’s side, with Everton looking to finish their season strongly.
The Hornets will be looking to complete a domestic double over the Toffees, having won a five goal thriller earlier in the season.
Both teams are 4/5 on to score. The first goalscorer odds for Everton are Romelu Lukaku at 5/2 with Enner Valencia, Kevin Mirallas and Arouna Kone at 5/1. For Watford, Troy Deeney is at 9/1 with Stefano Okaka at 10/1.
The last time that these two sides met Watford won 3-2 and the odds of the same result are 50/1.
Everton vs Watford Odds
Tip 1 – Lukaku to score first @ 5/2
Tip 2 – Everton to win 3-0 @ 9/1