Southampton have only lost one of their last 12 home league clashes with the Toffees (W6 D5).
Overall, Everton are unbeaten in eight Barclays Premier League meetings with the Saints, winning four and drawing four.
Southampton have failed to score in the two games Jay Rodriguez has missed since his knee injury.
Luke Shaw has made more appearances (32) than any other current teenager in the Premier League this season.
Of players with a 100% record, Leighton Baines has taken more Premier League penalties than any other player in the competition’s history (13).
Everton have won eight of their last nine Barclays Premier League games (losing once – 2-3 v Crystal Palace).
Roberto Martinez’s side have kept three clean sheets in their last four Premier League games.
Everton have not won four league away games in a row since December 1985.
Southampton have scored four goals in two of their last three home games (unsurprisingly winning both matches).
Rickie Lambert has 10 assists for Southampton this season. Only one player has provided more for the Saints in a single Premier League campaign (Le Tissier twice: 11 in 1992-93 and 15 in 1994-95).