Everton and Brentford will lock horn today which is important match for both sides.
And this Brentford usually have quite a successful start
So in the last 10 matches they have never led in the first half.
And there are 5 matches where they took the lead in the first half
But the special thing is that Brentford has not let conceded a goal in the first 45 minutes in the past 10 consecutive matches.
Everton definitely will be looking for response in the English Premier League
Obviously that victory over Fulham in the last round was the 12th consecutive match Brentford was unbeaten, including matches with the strongest teams in England at the moment such as Man City, Arsenal or Liverpool.
And now after 24 rounds, Brentford has 38 points and is ranked 9th on the rankings, but they still play 2 matches less than the teams ranked above.
Everton vs Brentford match is up today for everyone grab
Away from Brentford is also unbeaten in the past 5 matches, including 2 wins and 3 draws. In those 5 matches, there were 4 matches where Brentford scored a goal.
Everton have been playing erratically in recent times, in the last 5 matches they only got 1 win, 1 draw and lost 3 matches. Their defeats were all with a difference of 2 or more goals, and especially Everton could not score in those matches.
So therefore with 22 points after 26 rounds, Everton is one of the three teams at the bottom of the table. However, the score between them and the top teams is only 1 to 2 points apart, so the opportunity to break through is still very much.
Everton: Mykolenko, Patterson, Calvert-Lewin leave the possibility open for various reasons.
Brentford: Strakosha is injured and cannot play.
In the first half, Everton often did not have a good start, the last 5 matches they let the opponent take the lead 2 times and drew 2 and only once did they have the advantage of leading.
However when they are at home, we know that this Everton only got 2 wins and 3 losses in the last 5 matches.