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Everton vs. Watford 5/11/2022 Premier League Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Everton visits Watford on 5/11/2022 at 02:45 PM.

Everton visits Watford in a Premier League match. Everton with a record of 10-5-19 this season comes into this game with a 2-3-12 record on the road. Watford is 6-4-25 this season and is 2-1-14 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Everton and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their last match, Watford won and now turns their attention to Everton at home in friendly territory.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Watford and it is an opportunity to get rolling. The bitter taste of disappointment is in the mouths of Watford after their previous game, which was a loss. However, there is an opportunity for redemption at home against Everton.

The Everton Roster

The Players to Watch for the Everton

Michael Keane DF



As a scorer, Michael Keane had 28 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Everton teammates, Michael Keane had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Michael Keane has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Michael Keane has 0 Red Cards this season.

Séamus Coleman DF



As a scorer, Séamus Coleman had 26 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Everton teammates, Séamus Coleman had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Séamus Coleman has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Séamus Coleman has 0 Red Cards this season.

Demarai Gray MF,FW



Demarai Gray has 23 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Demarai Gray has 5 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Demarai Gray has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Demarai Gray has 0 Red Cards this season.

Allan MF



As a scorer, Allan had 24 goals this season. He is not a goal-scorer, but maybe one day he will! When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Everton teammates, Allan had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Allan has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Allan has 0 Red Cards this season.

Abdoulaye Doucouré MF



Abdoulaye Doucouré has 24 goals scored this season. He is not a goal-scorer, but maybe one day he will! Abdoulaye Doucouré has 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Abdoulaye Doucouré has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Abdoulaye Doucouré has 0 Red Cards this season.

The Watford Roster

The Players to Watch for the Watford

Moussa Sissoko MF



As a scorer, Moussa Sissoko had 32 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Moussa Sissoko has 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Moussa Sissoko has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Moussa Sissoko has 0 Red Cards this season.

Emmanuel Dennis FW,MF



Emmanuel Dennis has 28 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Watford teammates, Emmanuel Dennis had 10 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Emmanuel Dennis has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Emmanuel Dennis has 0 Red Cards this season.

Craig Cathcart DF



As a scorer, Craig Cathcart had 25 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Craig Cathcart has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Craig Cathcart has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Craig Cathcart has 0 Red Cards this season.

Joshua King FW



Joshua King has 24 goals scored this season. He is not a goal-scorer, but maybe one day he will! When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Watford teammates, Joshua King had 5 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Joshua King has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Joshua King has 1 Red Cards this season.

Kiko Femenía DF



Kiko Femenía has 22 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Kiko Femenía has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Kiko Femenía has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Kiko Femenía has 0 Red Cards this season.

Everton Team Stats

The Everton Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Everton was able to score 0.91 goals. Offensively, they are quite disappointing in their ability to put the ball in the back of the net. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Everton was able to score 0.74 goals off assists. This is not a team sets up goals off assists as often as others.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Everton was able to score on 0.28 of their shots on target. The quality of the shots on goal and the accuracy of these shots are inconsistent.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Everton attempts 3.24 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Struggles to get shots on goal are common for this offense. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Everton attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 28.4% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. The shot quality of all shots attempted has been poor. Inefficient shot attempts are a problem.







Everton Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Everton was able to hold opponents to 1.5 goals. Everton plays below-average defense and puts a lot of pressure on their offense to score to make up for it. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 4.85 shots were saved by Everton goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Fans are holding their breath when the ball crosses over into their defensive territory.

Everton goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 66.7% of the time. The struggles are real when it comes to defending shots on target. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 20.6% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Everton. The idea of them having a clean sheet is a bit of a long shot compared to other teams in the league.







Everton Utility Stats

Everton tried 10.76 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts Everton in the top 83 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Everton had 16.26 interceptions. Everton is in the top 16 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Everton has committed 11.91 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Everton in the top 30 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Everton drew 12.38 fouls. Everton is in the top 48 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Everton committed an offside 1.44 times. This puts Everton in the top 21 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.







Watford Team Stats

The Watford Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Watford was able to score 0.86 goals. Offensively, they are quite disappointing in their ability to put the ball in the back of the net. Watford scored those goals off assists 83.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.71 assists. This is not a team sets up goals off assists as often as others.

Watford converted on 0.25 of attempted shots on goal. The shots generated from this offense would be deemed below average.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Watford attempts 3.37 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. They are not attempting shots on goal enough. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Watford is able to get 31.8% of their shots to be on goal(target). The shots are not reaching the goalkeeper enough, they must improve.

Watford Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Watford was able to hold opponents to 1.86 goals. The defensive effort has been pitiful, maybe it will improve, but this is not working. Nobody should be proud of this. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 4.57 shots were saved by Watford goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Fans are holding their breath when the ball crosses over into their defensive territory.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 60.0% of shots on target were saved by Watford goalkeepers. Shots on goal tend to become goals against this porous defense and goalkeeping unit. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 8.6% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Watford. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.

Watford Utility Stats

Watford tried 10.09 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts Watford in the top 88 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Watford has successfully intercepted 17.63 passes per 90 minutes of action. Watford is in the top 5 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Watford commits 14.49 fouls. Watford is in the top 77 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Watford drew 10.49 fouls. This puts Watford in the top 80 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Watford had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 1.34 times per 90 minutes of action. Watford is in the top 15 percentile in offside calls against them.

Everton vs. Watford Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Everton 1 Watford 1

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