But with Sone Aluko impressing against Everton, he may have to settle for a place on the bench.
Compatriot Gaston Ramirez serves the final game of a three-match suspension and Mohamed Diame is out with a knee injury.
West Brom captain Chris Brunt is out for of the with a hamstring injury.
The skipper limped off after making a tackle in Tuesday’s 2-1 defeat to West Ham, although boss Alan Irvine is hopeful he will return next week.
James Morrison (illness) and Sebastien Pocognoli (dead leg) are back but Jonas Olsson (Achilles) is out and Claudio Yacob serves the final game of a ban.