Opta Stats: Leicester v Everton

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Two entertaining teams meet when Leicester host Everton. Opta presents the vital statistics.

"Everton have kept just one clean sheet in their last 12 Premier League away games, conceding exactly twice in all three on the road this season."

Over 2.5 goals is [1.95].

Leicester have lost just one of their last nine home Premier League matches against Everton (W3 D5), a 2-0 defeat on Boxing Day in 2016. A Leicester win is [2.36].

Everton have won three of their last four Premier League games against Leicester (L1) having won just four of their first 20 between September 1994 and May 2016 (D13 L3). They are [3.4] to win.

Leicester against Everton is the only fixture in Premier League history to have been played at least 20 times and seen more than 50% of those games end as draws (13 of 24, 54.2%), though none of the last six have been stalemates. The draw is [3.5].

In the Premier League, the team scoring first in this fixture has never gone on to lose the match, with Everton doing so 15 times (W7 D8) and Leicester seven times (W4 D3). Everton are [5.7] to win half-time/full-time.

Leicester have won three of their last four Premier League home games, as many as they had in their previous 11 in the competition at the King Power Stadium. The Foxes are [1.68] in the Draw No Bet market.

Everton have kept just one clean sheet in their last 12 Premier League away games, conceding exactly twice in all three on the road this season. Over 2.5 goals is [1.95].

James Maddison has created more goalscoring opportunities (15) and had more shots (15) than any other Leicester player in the Premier League this season, while no player at the club has scored (3) or assisted (2) more goals than the midfielder. Maddison is [3.5] to score.

Everton's Theo Walcott has scored five Premier League goals against Leicester, only scoring more against West Ham (6). Walcott is [4.5] to find the net.

Leicester striker Jamie Vardy has had a hand in six goals in six Premier League appearances against Everton (4 goals, 2 assists). Vardy is [2.4] to add to his goal tally.

Everton's Gylfi Sigurdsson has scored three goals in his last three Premier League matches - more than he had in his previous 17 combined (2). Sigurdsson is [4.4] to score.

Dan Fitch 2018/19 Season P/L

Staked: 53.00 pts
Returned: 50.57 pts
P/L: -2.43 pts

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