Defender Tony Hibbert is the closest to a return of those currently injured, while Sylvain Distin (groin) also has a chance of making the squad.
Midfielders James McCarthy (hamstring) and Darron Gibson (knee) are not too far away from being available for selection.
Saido Berahino is set to feature for West Brom after he was banned from driving for 12 months.
The striker was due to appear at Runcorn Magistrates Court on Monday, the day of game, before it was moved forward to Friday.
Jonas Olsson remains sidelined but the defender could be back in two weeks after returning to light training following an Achilles problem. Jason Davidson is with Australia for the Asian Cup.