Everton next six games compared to relegation rivals after Burnley draw
Everton were dealt a minor setback in their bid to avoid relegation after Burnley secured an unlikely point at West Ham United to move within one points of the Blues.
Playing their first fixture since sacking manager Sean Dyche, under-23s boss and former Tranmere Rovers assistant manager Mike Jackson helped the Clarets to a respectable point at the London Stadium.
Frank Lampard’s side must now attempt to issue a response away to Leicester City this weekend before making the short trip to Anfield next weekend.
The Toffees will have had spirits lifted following their win over Manchester United at Goodison Park, though must back up their most recent league result with further positive performances. As a number of sides continue to fight for their survival, below is a breakdown of how Everton’s remaining fixtures compare to their relegation rivals.
16. Leeds – 33 points (32 matches played)
Leeds have turned their season around with three wins in their last four games, two of which have arrived away from home.
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