Lamine Kone returns to the Sunderland side to take on Hull City but Aiden McGeady is still missing with a hamstring injury.
James Vaughan replaces Lewis Grabban in the only other change from the side that lost 1-0 to Nottingham Forest.
Former Black Cat Seb Larsson plays for the hosts.
Sunderland XI: Ruiter; Matthews, Kone, Wilson, Oviedo; Ndong, Cattermole, Williams, McManaman, Honeyman; Vaughan
Subs: Steele, Gooch, Browning, Gibson, Rodwell, Love, Jones