Is Everton vs Burnley on TV today? Kick-off time, channel and how to watch Premier League fixture

Everything you need to know ahead of this afternoon’s match

Sports Staff
Saturday 13 March 2021 16:19
Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope
Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope

Everton are hoping to maintain their top-four push when they welcome Burnley to Goodison Park in the Premier League this afternoon.

The Toffees brilliant run of form came to a bitter end last time out, rarely threatening Chelsea in a 2-0 defeat at Stamford Bridge. However, they remain firmly in the top-four race, still only four points adrift while also boasting a game in hand.

Meanwhile, Burnley are treading carefully to avoid being drawn back into a relegation battle. The Clarets picked up a valuable point against Arsenal last weekend, thanks to Granit Xhaka’s comic defensive blunder. However, they are still just four points clear of Fulham.

It was a relatively even contest when the two sides met at the start of December with Dominic Calvert-Lewin cancelling out Robbie Brady’s early strike. Here is everything you need to know:

When is it and what time is kick-off?

The match will begin at 5.30pm on Saturday 13 March at Goodison Park.

How can I watch it online and on TV?

The game will be broadcast live on Sky Sports Premier League and Main Event from 5pm.

If you’re not a Sky customer you can grab a NOWTV Day Pass here to watch without a subscription.

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What is the team news?

Everton will be without key midfielders James Rodriguez and Abdoulaye Doucoure, while Fabian Delph and Jean-Philippe Gbamin remain long-term absentees. There are also doubts over Gylfi Sigurdsson and Robin Olsen.

Ashley Barnes has been ruled out on a blow to Burnley, while doubts remain over the fitness of Charlie Taylor and Jack Cork.

Predicted line-ups

Everton: Pickford; Holgate, Godfrey, Keane, Digne; Davies, Allan, Gomes; Sigurdsson; Calvert-Lewin, Richarlison

Burnley: Pope; Lowton, Tarkowski, Mee, Pieters; Gudmundsson, Brownhill, Westwood, McNeil; Rodriguez, Wood

What are the odds?

Everton - 5/6

Draw - 12/5

Burnley - 7/2

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