Premier League Predictions: Everton to survive by the skin of their teeth; Aston Villa can seal European spot

Premier League Predictions: Everton to survive by the skin of their teeth; Aston Villa can seal European spot

It's two from three on the final day - which one of Everton, Leicester and Leeds will survive? Our tipster Jones Knows sees drama aplenty at Goodison Park.

Can you really trust this Everton side at 4/9 with Sky Bet to win at home without Dominic Calvert-Lewin?

Goodison Park is a monstrous venue, capable of changing the momentum of a game but Bournemouth are a dangerous animal possessing enough firepower to rate them as good for at least a goal. That would mean Everton need two or more goals to win this match to guarantee survival - something they've done just once at home all season in 18 matches.

An emotional afternoon awaits the Evertonians where they may need favours from elsewhere to preserve their 69-year status as a top-flight club.

Getting involved in the Everton centre-backs' attacking output has to be a play in a game of this nature. Firstly, you'll get a great run for your money as every set piece will see the likes of Yerry Mina and James Tarkowski head forward - even more so if they are chasing the game. And once up there, these two are reliable attacking options. They are both around 16/1 with Sky Bet to score first. That'll do for me.

Dean Smith spoke of Leicester's 0-0 draw with Newcastle as potentially a momentum builder ahead of this clash. Well, if conceding 2.19 worth of expected goals, posting just one shot on goal and being unable to string more than two passes together can be flipped to create positive momentum, then he's a better manager than I give him credit for.

This Leicester team look done to me.

The midfield lacks balance and their forward players have caved playing in the pressure-cooker of a relegation scrap.

David Moyes won't want to lose West Ham's current rhythm and chemistry ahead of their European final on June 7, so I'd expect them to be near full-throttle and to get ample opportunities to hit Leicester on the counter attack. Since the turn of the year, the Hammers have beaten all five of the teams below them in the table - expect them to make that six as the "Champions to Championship" tag becomes a reality for the Foxes.

Leeds have been here before just 12 months ago. They became the first team in 12 seasons to jump out of the relegation zone to safety on the final day. Can history repeat itself? Unlikely.

Sam Allardyce's side are 10/1 with Sky Bet to somehow overturn the points and goal deficit on Everton and survive. An Everton draw, Leicester not to win and a three-or-more goal margin of victory would be enough, but we are entering 'classic final day' survival territory here and this Leeds team don't inspire me on that front.

They've won just three of their last 23 Premier League games and even against an unmotivated Tottenham team, it's hard to see them sparking into life in front of a crowd that will be resigned to their relegation fate.

Don't be too down though, there is a bet to be had to lift spirits.

Robin Koch has moved into midfield under Allardyce and if he plays there once again, he's a super value play to make two or more fouls at 2/1 with Sky Bet - as he did against West Ham last weekend.

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