Ralph Hasenhuttl’s side are enjoying a brilliant run of form, with Che Adams’ wonderful lob of Ederson sealing victory over deposed champions Manchester City last time out.
Three wins in their last four matches has the Saints pushing for a top-10 finish, while Everton are showing flashes of improvement but also similar flaws.
A drab defeat by Tottenham extinguished any optimistic hopes of securing a place in next season’s Europa League and there is plenty of work yet to do for Carlo Ancelotti.
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When is it and what time is kick-off?
The match will begin at 6pm on Thursday 9 July at Goodison Park.
How can I watch it online and on TV?
The match will be broadcast live on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League.
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Everton: Pickford; Coleman, Keane, Mina, Digne; Iwobi, Davies, Gomes, Gordon; Richarlison, Calvert-Lewin
Southampton: McCarthy; Walker-Peters, Stephens, Bednarek, Bertrand; Armstrong, Ward-Prowse, Romeu, Redmond; Ings, Adams
What are the odds?
Everton – 11/10
Draw – 5/2
Southampton – 12/5