Stoke vs Everton Odds – Wednesday 1st February 2017 – 20:00
Stoke are 7/4 with the draw at 23/10 and Everton are 6/4
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Stoke welcome Everton to the Bet365 Stadium in a congested week of Premier League fixtures, with both sides in mixed form.
The Potters come into this fixture on the back of a 1-1 draw against Manchester United, a great result for Stoke.
Juan Mata (19) gave Stoke the early lead, with his first own goal for Manchester United, he’ll be hoping it’s his last.
United relentlessly applied pressure throughout, missing a hatful of chances to level and win the match.
Wayne Rooney left it late for United, scoring an excellent free kick in the 94th minute to salvage a point.
Potters Mixed Form
Stoke have been in mixed recent form, with three defeats in their last six matches, with two tough away games.
They are unbeaten in their last two matches against United and Sunderland, with Stoke winning by an impressive 3-1 margin.
The Potters are in a great position, finding themselves in the top 10 despite another poor start to the season.
They go into this match 8 points and 3 places below the visitors Everton, this will be another tough fixture for Hughes and his side.
Stoke come into this match as the underdogs, with Stoke’s mixed recent form informing those odds.
This will be a tough fixture for Mark Hughes’s side, with Everton looking a side resurgent after two excellent wins.
Stoke’s recent record against Everton is poor, they have lost the last two successive fixtures against the Toffees.
Toffees In Great Form
Ronald Koeman’s side come into this match in great form, having beaten Crystal Palace 1-0 away from home.
Seamus Coleman (87) left it late to open the scoring for Everton, with the right back in excellent form this season and a key man for the Toffees.
It means that Everton are now on a run of two successive wins, with four in their last six matches as well.
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 beat Stoke 1-0 earlier in the season, a league double will delight manager Ronald Koeman.
Everton come into this match as the favourites, despite being away from home but their excellent form has won out.
This will be a tough fixture for Ronald Koeman’s side, with Stoke a tough side at home.
The Toffees will be looking to continue their overall record against Everton, having won 38, drawn 27 and lost 28 in 93 meetings.
Both teams are 4/6 on to score. The first goalscorer odds for Stoke are Peter Crouch, Saido Berhaino and Marko Arnautovic at 13/2 with Wilfried Bony at 7/1. For Everton, Romelu Lukaku is at 4/1 with Enner Valencia, Ademola Lookman and Arouna Kone at 7/1.
The last time that these two sides met Everton won 1-0 and the odds of the same result are 15/2.
Stoke vs Everton Odds
Tip 1 – Lukaku to score first @ 4/1
Tip 2 – 2-2 draw @ 12/1