Everton will welcome Wolverhampton Wanderers on Wednesday for the Premier League game at Goodison Park at 10:30 PM IST. The hosts have acquired the eighth spot with 56 points while the visitors have occupied the 12th position with 45 points.
Everton played 36 games out of which they won 16, lost 12 and had a draw on eight occasions while Wolverhampton Wanderers also played as many games, they were victorious on 12 occasions, lost 15 matches and drew nine times.
Everton had a narrow 1-0 defeat against Sheffield United on Sunday in Premier League. They managed to win twice in their last five outings in Premier League. After losing to Sheffield United they will be aiming for a bounce-back against Wolves on Wednesday.
Wolves lost to Tottenham Hotspur 2-0 on Sunday in Premier League. Even they were victorious twice in their last five Premier League fixtures. A couple of victories in the upcoming games will help them conclude the competition on a positive note.
In the head-to-head competition between the two teams, Everton has the upper hand as they beat Wolves 62 times and lost 46 times. In the last outing between the two teams, which took place earlier this year in January, Everton came out victorious 2-1.
Everton will be missing out on the services of Jean-Philippe Gbamin who’s recovering from a long-term injury. Yerry Mina and Joshua King are also sidelined for the game.
Raul Jimenez has been ruled out for the season after picking up an injury. Daniel Podence, Pedro Neto and Jonny are also injured and won’t feature against Everton.