Everton manager Marco woodland highlighted the threat of Crystal Palace captain Luka Milivojevic when demand he’s totally targeted on this weekend’s trip to Selhurst Park.
Silva is decided to finish this season with a flourish and Everton can visit Palace having won four of their last 5 games, a run which has victories over Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester United.
Last weekend’s 4-0 thumping of United at Goodison Park can live long within the memory for Toffees fans,
however woodland insisted his facet – presently ninth within the Premier League table, 2 points behind seventh-placed Wolves – cannot afford to underestimate Roy Hodgson’s facet.
While most observers pinpoint Wilfried Zaha because the Eagles’ amulet, woodland is aware of Milivojevic is a formidable opponent, having managed the Serbian midfielder at Greek facet Olympiacos.
Zaha last week solid doubt over his future at Selhurst Park by stating his want to expertise Europe’s premier club competition.
Roy Hodgson hopes all of his players plan to play Champions League soccer associated believes it’s “not an not possible dream” for them to try and do it with Crystal Palace.
While Eagles manager Hodgson needs to stay Zaha in south London, he conjointly feels members of his squad ought to be bold.
Everton forward Richarlison may be a major doubt for this weekend’s trip to Crystal Palace due to a rib injury he suffered throughout last weekend’s 4-0 drubbing of Manchester United.
The Brazilian’s replacement at Goodison Park last Sunday, Theo Walcott, is scuffling with illness whereas midfielder Andre Gomes serves the second game of a three-match suspension.
Lucas Digne has recovered from a knock he picked up late on against United whereas fellow defender Yerry myna is back fully coaching following a hamstring injury that has sidelined him for a month.
H2H Crystal Palace vs Everton
Crystal Palace are winless in their last eight Premier League meetings with Everton (D4 L4) since a 3-2 win at Goodison Park in September 2014.
Everton are unbeaten in their last seven away games against Crystal Palace in the Premier League (W4 D3), with their last defeat against them at Selhurst Park coming in October 1994.
Crystal Palace have alternated between victory and defeat in their last nine Premier League games, winning 3-2 at Arsenal last time out.
Only Huddersfield (8) have won fewer home points in the Premier League this season than Crystal Palace (16). Indeed, the Eagles have won 10 points more on the road (26) than they have at Selhurst Park this season (16), the biggest such difference in the competition.
Score Prediction: Crystal Palace 1-2 Everton