Opta Stats: Cardiff v Everton
Cardiff need a result against Everton to keep clear of the relegation zone. Opta rates their chances.
"Marco Silva has won an average of 1.22 Premier League points per game as Everton manager, the worst ratio of any Toffees manager since Walter Smith, who departed the club in March 2002 with a 1.15 ratio."
Cardiff have won just one of their last 11 meetings with Everton in all competitions (D4 L6), winning 1-0 in a League Cup match in September 1979. The draw is [3.4].
Everton have won just one of their last 12 top-flight away games against Cardiff (D4 L7), and are winless in their last six. Their last such victory there was in March 1929 (2-0). A Cardiff win is [3.8].
Everton are looking to do the league double over Cardiff for the first time since 1928-29. The Toffees are [2.24] to win.
Cardiff have never won a midweek Premier League game (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday), drawing three and losing six. Everton are [1.56] Draw No Bet.
Cardiff have conceded more home Premier League goals than any other side this season (28), conceding five times on three separate occasions (0-5 v Man City, 1-5 v Man Utd, 1-5 v Watford). Over 2.5 goals is [2.16].
Everton have lost their last three Premier League games. They've not lost four in a row since January 2015 under Roberto Martinez. Cardiff are [2.66] Draw No Bet.
Cardiff defender Sol Bamba has scored in each of his last two Premier League games, scoring twice. He has four goals this season, a joint-league high for the Bluebirds along with Bobby Reid and Callum Paterson. Bamba is [9.0] to score.
Marco Silva has won an average of 1.22 Premier League points per game as Everton manager, the worst ratio of any Toffees manager since Walter Smith, who departed the club in March 2002 with a 1.15 ratio. Cardiff are [1.78] to avoid defeat in the Double Chance market.
Neil Warnock has never lost a home match against Everton in all competitions (P3 W1 D2 L0), avoiding defeat with Notts County in March 1992 (0-0), Sheffield United in March 2007 (1-1) and Leeds United in September 2012 (2-1). The draw half-time/Cardiff full-time double result is [9.0].
Everton's Gylfi Sigurdsson has been involved in more Premier League goals in games played in Wales than any other player (12 goals, 21 assists in 67 appearances), though he never scored or assisted in three away appearances there with Spurs, with all his goal involvements coming in home games with Swansea. Sigurdsson is [3.4] to score.
Dan Fitch 2018/19 Season P/L
Staked: 276.00 pts
Returned: 290.83 pts
P/L: +14.83 pts