• Hull City won their last Premier League contest against Everton on New Year's Day in 2015, after a run of four fixtures without beating the Toffees (D1 L3).
  • Everton have found the net in nine of their last 10 league games against Hull, though they failed to score in their last fixture against them in January 2015.
  • Romelu Lukaku has scored in two of his last three league appearances against the Tigers.
  • Lukaku has had a hand in eight of Everton's 11 Premier League away goals this season (seven goals, one assist).
  • Hull City have ended the last two calendar years with a defeat; losing 0-1 to Leicester City in 2014 and 0-1 to Preston in 2015.
  • Everton ended both 2014 (2-3 v Newcastle United) and 2015 (3-4 v Stoke City) with a Premier League defeat.
  • Hull have scored the fewest goals in the Premier League this season (14) and failed to score in seven of their last 10 games.
  • The Tigers are the only side left in the Premier League without a home clean sheet this season.
  • Ronald Koeman has a 100% win record against Hull in the Premier League, winning both matches while Southampton boss in 2014/15.
  • No team has scored fewer first-half goals than Hull in the Premier League this season (3, level with Sunderland).