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Sutton's predictions: Everton v Tottenham

Sutton's predictions
Sutton's predictions

BBC pundit Chris Sutton is taking on Ski Sunday presenter Ed Leigh for this weekend's Premier League predictions.

Sutton's prediction: 2-2

This is a tricky time for Everton, who have not won any of their past five league games and go to Manchester City next weekend. They are back in the relegation zone and the goals have dried up as well - they have only scored twice in their past six games in all competitions.

It is worth remembering though, that they were unlucky not to get anything from the reverse of this fixture before Christmas, when Tottenham only just held on to win.

Spurs are still missing Son Heung-min but they found a way to beat Brentford in midweek and I don't think they will struggle to score here, either.

Despite that, I just have a feeling that Everton will not lose, even if I do not quite see them getting the win they need so badly.

Sean Dyche's side got their best result of last season when they went to Brighton and won 5-1, and Tottenham's expansive style might give them more joy on the counter-attack here, even if I do think Spurs will create plenty of chances too.

Ed's prediction: I can see this being tight even though it is bottom three versus top four. Everton need to rediscover their form at the start of the season, while Spurs have been winning but they have been chaotic at times in the past couple of games. 1-2

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