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Everton v Man City: Prediction, team news & probable lineups

EPL By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 05/02/2019

Everton will welcome the Premier League Champions Manchester City at the Goodison Park on Wednesday Evening in the Premier League, here are some facts you need to know ahead of the clash between the two teams.

TEAM NEWS

EVERTON:

The home team will be without three players for the clash against Manchester City on Wednesday.

Yerry Mina, Idrissa Gana Guaye and Phil Jagielka will be missing in action when they play Manchester City due to injury.

MANCHESTER CITY:

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola would miss the services Vincent Kompany, Benjamin Mendy and Claudio Bravo for the clash against the Toffees.

HEAD TO HEAD:

Everton and Manchester City has played 169 times with the Toffees winning 60 games and The Cityzens have 65 times and 44 ended in a draw.

Manchester City beat Everton 3-1 in the reverse fixture two months ago through a couple of Gabriel Jesus strikes and one from Raheem Sterling.

That made it nine home matches in a row without defeat to the Toffees, but it has been a different story at Goodison Park, where the Merseysiders have won two of the last three meetings in all competitions.

Everton won 4-0 there in January 2017 to inflict a heaviest-ever league defeat on Guardiola, but the Citizens won 3-1 in this corresponding fixture last season en route to racking up 100 points.

RECENT FORM:

EVERTON:

Marco Silva’s men have not been in form of late, they suffered an unexpected defeat against Wolverhampton in their last Premier League game against Wolverhampton.

In their last five games, they only manage two wins and suffered three defeats.

MANCHESTER CITY:

The Etihad outfit has been in form and they are really in a battle to retain the Premier League, Manchester City has won four games out of their last five games and one ended in a defeat.

PREDICTIONS:

Everton 1-3 Manchester City 

PROBABLE LINE-UPS:

EVERTON:

Pickford; Coleman, Keane, Zouma, Digne; Davies, Gomes; Bernard, Sigurdsson, Richarlison; Calvert-Lewin

MANCHESTER CITY:

Ederson; Walker, Stones, Laporte, Delph; Bernardo, Fernandinho, D.Silva; Mahrez, Aguero, Sane
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