Everton could move up to sixth with a win over Hull. Opta weighs up the odds.
"Romelu Lukaku is the only current Everton player to score more than once versus Hull City in the Premier League, netting against them in May and December 2014."
After winning three consecutive Premier League games against the Tigers, Everton are winless in their last three (D2 L1). The draw is [4.4].
Hull haven't beaten Everton at Goodison Park since August 1952 (2-0), losing five of the six clashes since. Everton are [1.54] to win again.
No current Hull City player has scored more than one Premier League goal on the road this season (five players with one goal). Under 2.5 goals is [2.08].
Romelu Lukaku is the only current Everton player to score more than once versus Hull City in the Premier League, netting against them in May and December 2014. Lukaku is [1.9] to score.
The Belgian is currently on 79 goals in the Premier League and won't be 24 years old until May. Only three players have reached 80 goals before their 24th birthday - Michael Owen, Wayne Rooney and Robbie Fowler. He's [4.0] to open the scoring.
Lukaku is on 19 Premier League goals this season and could be the first Everton player to reach 20 league goals in a single season since Gary Lineker in 1985-86 (30 goals). Over 2.5 goals is [2.86].
Since Marco Silva's appointment as manager, Hull City have won 11 points from eight matches in the Premier League. 10 of these points have come at home (W3 D1 L0) and just one has been won away (W0 D1 L3). Everton are [2.56] to win to nil.
Hull City have already conceded 10 goals from the penalty spot this season in the Premier League - more than any other club in a single Premier League campaign. The odds of there being a penalty in the match are [4.33].
Ross Barkley has already created more goalscoring chances this season (64) in the Premier League than any previous league season and seven more than he did in 2015-16 (57 in 38 games). Over 3.5 goals is [3.1].
Hull City have conceded a league-high 69% of their goals in the second half of matches this season in the Premier League (37/54). The draw half-time/Everton full-time double result is [4.4].
Dan Fitch 2016/17 Season P/L
Staked: 397 pts
Returned: 385.52 pts
P/L: -11.48 pts