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Everton vs Sheffield Wednesday Predictions & Tips - Everton to progress in the FA Cup

  • Everton vs Sheffield Wednesday predictions for Sunday’s FA Cup match
  • The game is being played at 8pm GMT at Goodison Park
  • Everton have won to nil in 4 of their last 6 Premier League matches
  • I am backing Everton to win and Dominic Calvert-Lewin to score
  • Full match preview, stats and predictions
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Everton’s Dominic Calvert-Lewin has scored 14 goals in 19 appearances this season (Getty Images)
Mat Marshall 22 Jan 2021
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Everton vs Sheffield Wednesday Predictions


Everton should have plenty of possession against Sheffield Wednesday. They can turn it into goals with Dominic Calvert-Lewin coming back into the starting side.

  • Everton have won 5 of their last 6 matches (Premier League).
  • Everton have won to nil in 4 of their last 6 matches (Premier League).
  • Everton’s Dominic Calvert-Lewin has scored 14 goals in 19 appearances this season (all competitions).
  • Everton have won to nil in 3 of their last 4 matches against Sheffield Wednesday (all competitions).
  • Everton have won by 2+ goals in 3 of their last 4 matches against Sheffield Wednesday (all competitions).
  • Sheffield Wednesday have lost 6 of their last 8 away matches (Championship).
  • Sheffield Wednesday have lost to nil in 2 of their last 3 away matches (Championship).

Head to Head


Everton have a 68-41 advantage against Sheffield Wednesday with 42 draws in 151 matches. 

The last met in the 2019/20 League Cup third round with Everton winning 2-0 in Sheffield.

Everton Form


Everton have climbed to 6th in the Premier League after winning five of their last six EPL matches. They beat Chelsea, Leicester and Arsenal in successive matches before a 2-0 home defeat to Manchester United in the League Cup.

Carlo Ancelotti’s side bounced back with a 1-0 win at Sheffield United thanks to Gylfi Sigurdsson. They then put in a poor performance in a 1-0 home defeat to West Ham.

The Toffees needed extra time to defeat Rotherham in the FA Cup. Cenk Tosun opened the scoring at Goodison Park with Abdoulaye Doucoure netting in extra time.

Everton’s last match was 2-1 win in Wolverhampton despite creating just 0.32 expected goals. Alex Iwobi opened the scoring and Michael Keane scored the winner.

Everton Injuries & Team News


Everton are missing injured midfielders Allan, Fabian Delph and Jean-Philippe Gbamin. Left back Lucas Digne and winger Alex Iwobi are also out.

Expect Dominic Calvert-Lewin to return to the starting side here alongside right back Séamus Coleman, midfielder Andre Gomes and Brazilian forward Richarlison.

Sheffield Wednesday Form


Sheffield Wednesday are in the relegation zone in the Championship. They have scored 15 goals in 23 matches.

The Owls had a horror start to the season which saw manager Garry Monk replaced by Tony Pulis. Pulis lasted just 10 games in charge before Neil Thompson was appointed caretaker manager.

Wednesday are unbeaten in five matches. Thompson guided them to a 2-1 home win against Middlesbrough in his first match in charge, despite having 40% possession and 5-21 shots.

Sheffield Wednesday repeated the trick against Derby. They had 32% possession but won thanks to a Callum Paterson strike. 

Wednesday’s last match was a 2-0 win at League Two club Exeter in the FA Cup. Adam Reach and Paterson were on target in an even match.

Sheffield Wednesday Injuries & Team News


Wednesday are missing injured centre backs Dominic Iorfa and Julian Börner alongside versatile defender Joost van Aken. 

Tom Lees could partner Ciaran Brennan or Liam Shaw in central defence.

Striker Jack Marriott is injured with fellow forward Josh Windass doubtful alongside midfielder Massimo Luongo.

Sheffield Wednesday only named four substitutes against Exeter in the FA Cup third round last time out.

Everton vs Sheffield Wednesday Tips

What is the Everton vs Sheffield Wednesday best bet?

Everton have won 5 of their last 6 Premier League matches & Dominic Calvert-Lewin has scored 14 goals in 19 appearances this season. Calvert-Lewin to score and Everton win is the best bet.

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Verdict

Everton will welcome back some influential players here including Richarlison and Dominic Calvert-Lewin. 

After a scare in the previous round, expect the Toffees to dominate a Sheffield Wednesday side that will struggle to hold onto the ball.

Best Bets: Calvert-Lewin/Everton Score/Win Double @-109.89 at BetMGM - 2 Units
Best Bets: Everton Win To Nil Win To Nil @130.00 at bet365 Sport NJ - 2 Units
First Goalscorer Tip: Dominic Calvert-Lewin First Goalscorer @300.00 at Borgata Sports - 1 Unit
Correct Score Tip: Everton Win 3-0 Correct Score @750.00 at 888sport - 1 Unit

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