McCarthy has no new injury worries following Tuesday's impressive 3-1 win at West Ham which lifted Wolves seven points clear of the bottom three.
Full-back Stephen Ward and midfielder Adlene Guedioura were rested for the Upton Park clash with McCarthy bringing George Elokobi and Michael Mancienne into the side.
Wolves, who will be looking to extend their unbeaten run to four games after collecting seven points from the last three matches, drew 1-1 against Everton at Goodison Park in October.
Provisional squad: Hahnemann, Zubar, Craddock, Berra, Elokobi, Foley, Mancienne, Henry, Jones, Jarvis, Doyle, Ward, Guedioura, Halford, Hennessey, Ebanks-Blake, Iwelumo, Milijas, Vokes.
Midweek mauling: Wolves celebrate beating West Ham 3-1
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