FM Preview: Everton v Sunderland 10 Nov 2012

Last updated : 09 November 2012 By Footymad Previewer

Footymad preview History of the Everton v Sunderland fixture

Sunderland face a trip to Everton at Goodison Park on Saturday afternoon, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Black Cats will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them lose 57 and win only 19 of the 89 games.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Goodison Park was less than a year ago, in April 2012, as they swept to an impressive 4-0 win in a Premier League match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2011/2012 Mon 09 Apr Everton 4-0 Sunderland Premier League
2011/2012 Tue 27 Mar Sunderland 0 - 2 Everton F.A. Cup
2011/2012 Sat 17 Mar Everton 1 - 1 Sunderland F.A. Cup
2011/2012 Mon 26 Dec Sunderland 1 - 1 Everton Premier League
2010/2011 Sat 26 Feb Everton 2 - 0 Sunderland Premier League
2010/2011 Mon 22 Nov Sunderland 2 - 2 Everton Premier League
2009/2010 Wed 27 Jan Everton 2 - 0 Sunderland Premier League

For a detailed analysis of the complete head-to-head record between the two sides, click here

Recent respective form guides

Everton are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 16 goals for the Toffees, with 6 goals against.

Sunderland have an average recent record on the road, losing only 1 of the last six, but drawing 4 of them. Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 leaked at the wrong end.

Everton's total of 17 points from their 10 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.

Sunderland are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 9 points from 9 matches.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Everton 6 1 4 1 11 10 7
Sunderland 6 1 2 3 2 6 5

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Sunderland have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Everton may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Everton Unbeaten in the last 9 home games.
Drawn each of their last 4 games.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
Sunderland Not won in previous 2 away matches.
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 5 most recent games.

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