Everton vs Stoke City Preview: Team News, Line-Ups, Key Players

Everton Team News

Wayne Rooney, Davy Klaassen and Sandro Ramirez.could line up in front of an attacking unit Young striker Dominic Calvert-Lewin is pushing for a starting place after scoring in the Europa League qualifier in Ruzomberok

Everton Predicted starting line up 3-5-2

 Key Players

Klaassen should not be understated. The Dutchman was in imperious form for Ajax last season, and his signing is a real coup for Everton.While Wayne Rooney's return snatched the headlines, understandably, this summer.

Stoke City Team News 

Darren Fletcher and Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting could make their debuts, alongside Chelsea loanee Kurt Zouma.Stoke won just two of their last 11 matches last season, and the slow, unspectacular transfers so far this                 summer mean they can probably expect more of the same.

Stoke City Predicted Startinfg line up 3-5-2

 Key Players

New loan signing Kurt Zouma is a big signing as Stoke look to shore up the defence.Bojan Krkic's return to Stoke proved popular with the fans, after he was loaned out in the second-half of last season, and the ex-Barcelona man may feel he has a point to prove.

Head to Head Stats

Feb 01, 2017: Stoke City 1-1 Everton
Aug 27, 2016: Everton 1-0 Stoke City
Feb 06, 2016: Stoke City 0-3 Everton
Dec 28, 2015: Everton 3-4 Stoke City
Mar 04, 2015: Stoke City 2-0 Everton