FM Preview: Everton v Blackpool 05 Feb 2011
By Footymad Previewer
Updated Friday, 4th February 2011
This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between Everton and Blackpool at 15:00 on Saturday, 5th February 2011 in the Premier League.
Everton play host to Blackpool at Goodison Park on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Toffees are clearly on top, having won 13 and lost only 5 of the 24 games.
The last time the two teams met at Everton was way back in the black-and-white days of August 1980, with Everton running out comfortable 3-0 winners in a League Cup match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2010/2011||Sat 06 Nov||Blackpool||2 - 2||Everton||PREM|
|1980/1981||Wed 03 Sep||Blackpool||2 - 2||Everton||LGEC|
|1980/1981||Tue 26 Aug||Everton||3-0||Blackpool||LGEC|
|1970/1971||Sat 24 Apr||Everton||0 - 0||Blackpool||PREM|
|1970/1971||Sat 19 Sep||Blackpool||0 - 2||Everton||PREM|
|1966/1967||Sat 22 Apr||Blackpool||0 - 1||Everton||PREM|
|1966/1967||Sat 26 Nov||Everton||0 - 1||Blackpool||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Everton have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. While Toffees have scored 7, a worringly large 10 have been leaked at the other end.
Blackpool's away form is none too clever either, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Seasiders's have scored 7 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 8.
Everton find themselves struggling down in 15th position in the league having picked up 27 points from their 24 matches. Blackpool see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premier League, showing a record of 28 points from their 24 games played so far,
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Everton are in pretty poor form at home recently, and the FootyMad are looking no further than a solitary point from this game. Score draw
|Everton||Drawn last 2 games at home.|
Failed to win in previous 2 home matches.
Not won in the 4 most recent games.
|Blackpool||Lost each of the previous 3 away matches.|
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
An overall losing run of 4 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.
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