Everton v Leicester preview

It should be a straight swap at left-back for Bryan Oviedo, who felt his hamstring in the Europa League win over Young Boys and is unlikely to be risked.

Midfielder Gareth Barry is suspended but Aaron Lennon, who was cup-tied in Switzerland, returns, while the game is expected to come too soon for Aiden McGeady, Steven Pienaar and Leon Osman.

On-loan centre-back Robert Huth returns to the Leicester squad after being cup-tied for last weekend’s FA Cup fifth-round defeat at Aston Villa.

With Huth available and Matthew Upson recently returning from injury, boss Nigel Pearson is likely to pair the duo together for the first time for Sunday’s Barclays Premier League clash with Everton.

Pearson has only two players out injured in striker Chris Wood and goalkeeper Kaspar Schmeichel, although both are back in training and close to a return.