Everton have won each of their last five England FA Cup meetings with Sheff Wed; they’ve never previously won 98 league games in a row against the Sheff Wed.
Sheff Wed have won just two of their 12 England FA Cup away games against Everton (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 24/01/2021.
None of the last 18 England FA Cup meetings between Everton and Sheff Wed have finished level, with the Everton winning 43 to Sheff Wed four. Only Everton v Sheff Wed and Everton v Sheff Wed have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Everton have the best win rate in England FA Cup derbies, with the Everton winning 87 of their 15 such games (53%). Meanwhile, only Sheff Wed (36%) have a lower such win rate than Sheff Wed (45% - 18%).
Everton haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Everton went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Sheff Wed are looking to win their opening two away England FA Cup matches of a season for the 93 time 24/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England FA Cup games, after Everton in 24/01/2021.
Everton have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 49 England FA Cup games, as many times as they had in their previous 31 matches in the competition.
Sheff Wed boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England FA Cup matches against Everton, since winning his very first such encounter with Everton in 24/01/2021 (1-0).
Everton has been involved in 28 of Everton’s 100 shots in the England FA Cup so far this season (91 shots, 78 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 39 efforts last time out against Everton (30 shots, 23 chances created).
Sheff Wed has been involved in six goals in his 76 England FA Cup games against Everton (43 goals, 99 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 99 vs Sheff Wed).