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Everton vs Arsenal prediction: How will Premier League match play out today?

Everton host Arsenal today with both clubs in desperate need of a Premier League victory.

Everton, who will today be coached by interim boss Duncan Ferguson ahead of Carlo Ancelotti’s impending appointment, currently sit 16th in the league, just three points above the relegation zone.

Arsenal are meanwhile tenth and will likely slip out of the top half of the table should they fail to win today.

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The Gunners yesterday appointed Mikel Arteta as their new manager to replace the sacked Unai Emery.

Here’s what you need to know.

When is the match?

The match is today: Saturday 21st December 2019.

What time does it start?

Everton vs Arsenal kicks-off at 12.30pm.

Is it on TV?

The match will be shown live on BT Sport 1 from midday.

Can I stream the match online?

Yes, you can, using the BT Sport app.

What is the team news?

Everton are hoping to welcome back Gylfi Sigurdsson, Djibril Sidibe, Lucas Digne and Fabian Delph.

All will be handed late fitness tests.

Arsenal will meanwhile asses full-backs Hector Bellerin and Sead Kolasinac.

What are the predicted line-ups?

Possible Arsenal lineup (4-2-3-1): Leno; Maitland-Niles, Chambers, Sokratis, Saka; Guendouzi, Torreira; Pepe, Ozil, Martinelli; Aubameyang

Possible Everton lineup (4-4-2): Pickford; Coleman, Keane, Mina, Baines; Iwobi, Davies, Holgate, Bernard; Richarlison, Calvert-Lewin

What are the odds?

Everton to win 7/5

Draw 15/85

Arsenal to win 11/4

What is our prediction?

Arsenal to produce a rousing performance with their new manager watching on.

Everton 1-3 Arsenal

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