Brighton & Hove Albion vs Everton Expert EPL Picks Against the Spread 1/11/2020
Saturday, January 11, 2020
Goodison Park is the site where Gylfi Sigurðsson and Everton (7-4-10, 11th in EPL) will play Brighton & Hove Albion (6-6-9, 14th in EPL) on Saturday. The goalkeepers expected to start are Mathew Ryan for Brighton & Hove Albion and Jordan Pickford for Everton. Albion are at at +339 while Everton are priced at -114. The over/under is set at 2.5.
Brighton & Hove Albion comes into this game with a mark of 6 victories, 6 draws, and 9 losses putting them at 14th in EPL. So far this season, they have racked up a total of 23 goals which has them ranked at 12th in the league. Their goal differential is -4, putting them at 10th in the league. Concerning shots on target, they have earned a total of 87 which has them ranked at 10th in the league. As a group, Brighton & Hove Albion currently has a total of 219 fouls which has them averaging 10.4 fouls per contest. They have earned a total of 24 points for the year and they have an average attendance of 30,353.
Pascal Groß is one of the top players to keep an eye on for the Seagulls. The midfielder from Germany has appeared in 269 games in his career and has played a total of 20,813 mins. Up to now, the 28-year-old has tallied 31 goals and has assisted on 41 goals. Over the course of his career he has an average of 77.4 mins per appearance. Groß has been a starter in 243 games and has a total of 205 fouls in the process. As to shots on target, Groß has totaled 132 which is 76th when compared to active players and 33rd among midfielders. Neal Maupay is another player to keep an eye on for the squad from Brighton & Hove Albion. The 22-year-old from France has connected on 62 goals in the time he's played professional soccer which ranks him 43rd when compared to active players in the Premier League. He has played a total of 11,784 mins in the time he's played professional soccer which ranks him 44th among active forwards and is averaging 61.1 minutes per appearance which ranks him 241st in the Premier League. In his professional soccer career, he has totaled 170 shots on target which ranks him 33rd among active forwards.
Protecting the goal for the Seagulls is Mathew Ryan from Australia. He has totaled 23,940 mins minding the net in his career. Ryan has conceded 1.15 goals per 90 minutes in his career which has him ranked 9th among active goalies in EPL. For his career, he has surrendered 305 goals. His career save % is .720 which has him ranked 8th out of all active professional goalies.
Everton is the team standing on the sideline and for the campaign they sit with 7 wins, 4 draws, and 10 losses. Concerning goal differential, they are currently sitting 13th in the EPL with -8. They currently have a total of 22 goals for 2019. Everton has a save % as a team of .624 which currently has them ranked 16th in the EPL, meaning scoring chances could be plentiful if they are aggressive. They have an average attendance of 39,215 putting them at 10th in the EPL.
One of the players to watch for the Toffees is Gylfi Sigurðsson. The 29 year-old has driven 91 balls into the goal over the course of his career. He is placed at 12th among active midfielders in assists with 54 and has connected on 344 shots on target. He has played a total of 26,468 minutes and holds an average of 72.5 mins per appearance. Another good player on this team is Richarlison. The forward from Brazil has scored 34 goals in the time he has played soccer which has him sitting in 54th among active forwards. He also has racked up 166 fouls.
In net for the Toffees is Jordan Pickford who has had an average career by giving up 1.39 goals per 90 mins and that places him 23rd in the Premier League. In the 21,822 minutes he's played over the course of his career, he has given up 337 goals. His career save % is .687 which has him ranked 23rd out of all goalkeepers still active in the Premier League.
Who will win tonight's EPL game against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take Brighton & Hove Albion (+339)
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