Everton v Atalanta Betting Preview | 23rd November
In our Everton v Atalanta betting preview we look at team news, potential line-ups, stats and facts, popular bets and more for Thursday evening’s Europa League fixture.
Everton v Atalanta Betting Preview
Venue: Goodison Park
Watch: BT Sport
With the amount of high profile signings and success they achieved last season, Everton have certainly fell short of expectations this season. The Toffees currently 16th within the Premier League, just three points above the relegation zone. However, since the recent sacking of Ronald Koeman, the blues of Merseyside have slowly but surely improved. Caretake manager, David Unsworth has helped the Toffees gain some vital points against Watford and Crystal Palace.
In comparison to Everton, Atlanta has had a far more sturdy season. The Italian side currently sit 12th within Serie A, which is very respectable when taking their club stature into consideration. Despite their current league standings, Atalanta have actually struggled within recent times. They have failed to win in four games, however, they have recently taken on Inter Milan who have recently become a more dominant force in Italian football.
- Everton midfielders Ross Barkley and Yannick Bolasie will not feature due to long term injuries.
- Leonardo Spinazzola of Atalanta will not feature due to muscular problems.
Potential Everton Starting XI: Pickford; Kenny, Jagielka, Keane, Baines; Schneiderlin, Gueye, Lennon, Sigurdsson, Lookman; Niasse
Potential Atalanta Starting XI: Wolfli; Toloi, Palomino, Masiello; Hateboer, Christante, de Roon, Castange; Ilicic, Kurti
Stats & Facts
- Atlanta are on a four game winless streak.
- Everton has one of the lowest goal differences within the Premier League.
Everton 23/10, Draw 12/5, Atalanta 23/20
- Draw/ Atalanta – 9/2
- Atlanta win and under 2.5 goals – 18/5