Sheffield United vs Everton Expert EPL Picks Against the Spread 9/21/2019
Saturday, September 21, 2019
Callum Robinson and Sheffield United (1-2-2, 15th in the English Premier League) head to Goodison Park on Saturday where they'll meet Everton (2-1-2, 11th in the English Premier League). The expected starting goalkeepers are Dean Henderson for Sheffield United and Jordan Pickford for Everton. United are at at +584 while Everton are priced at -173. The O/U has been set at 2.5.
Sheffield United comes into this match with a mark of 1 victory, 2 draws, and 2 losses which puts them at 15th in the English Premier League. So far this year, they have earned a total of 4 goals which has them sitting at 18th in the league. Their goal differential is -1, which puts them at 10th in the league. In terms of shots on target, they have compiled a total of 15 which has them sitting at 17th in the league. As a group, Sheffield United has collected a total of 67 fouls which means they are averaging 13.4 fouls per game. They have compiled a total of 5 points for the year and they are averaging a crowd of 30,420.
Callum Robinson is one of the top players for the Blades. The forward from England has taken part in 164 games in his professional soccer career and has totaled 10,175 mins. During that period of time, the 24-year-old has netted 35 goals and has assisted on 18 goals. He's earned a career average of 62.0 mins per game. Robinson has been a starter in 115 games and has racked up 61 fouls during that period. In discussing shots on target, Robinson has totaled 125 which puts him at 77th out of all players still active and 43rd among forwards. David McGoldrick is another guy to keep an eye on for the team from Sheffield United. The 31-year-old from Ireland has a total of 100 goals in his professional soccer career which places him at 18th among active players in the league. He has played 26,669 minutes in his professional soccer career which places him at 9th among active forwards and has an average of 68.7 mins per appearance which places him at 196th in the league. Over the course of his career, he has totaled 396 shots on target which places him at 5th among active forwards.
Protecting the goal for the Blades is Dean Henderson from England. He is 22 years old and has been on the field a total of 8,640 mins defending the goal over the course of his career. Henderson has conceded an average of 0.89 goals per 90 minutes which places him at 3rd among active goalies. During his career, he has given up 85 goals. He holds a career save percentage of .766 which places him at 1st out of all active professional goalies.
Everton is the team looking to add points to their total and for the season they have 2 wins, 1 draw, and 2 losses. When talking about goal differential, they are currently sitting 14th in the league with -2. They currently have a total of 5 goals for the year. Everton has a save % as a team of .611 which has them sitting 16th in the league, which tells us there could be plenty of chances to score if they are aggressive. They have an average crowd of 39,220 which is good for 10th in the league.
One of the scorers to remember for the Toffees is Richarlison. The 22 year-old has guided 29 balls past the goalie in the time he has played soccer. He is ranked 65th among active forwards in assists with 8 and has 81 shots on target. He has played 8,644 mins and is averaging 72.0 mins per appearance. Another solid player on this squad is Gylfi Sigurðsson. The midfielder from Iceland has a total of 90 goals over the course of his pro soccer career which has him ranked 4th among active midfielders. He also has committed 235 fouls.
In net for the Toffees is Jordan Pickford who has had a marginal career by allowing 1.38 goals per 90 mins and that has him ranked 18th in the Premier League. In the 20,382 mins he has played over the course of his career, he's allowed 312 goals. He has a career save percentage of .691 which has him ranked 19th out of all active goalkeepers in the Premier League.
Who will win tonight's EPL game against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take Sheffield United (+584)
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