Manchester City's Ivory Coast defender Kolo Toure will be available against Portsmouth after returning from the African Nations Cup.
Former Arsenal midfielder Patrick Vieira remains sidelined with a calf injury but could face Hull in City's next Premier league fixture.
Benjani Mwaruwari is unlikely to feature on Sunday as the striker has been linked with a move to Sunderland, while Robinho has joined Santos on loan.
Team (from): Given, Taylor, Zabaleta, Richards, Boyata, Onuoha, Toure, Sylvinho, Garrido, Trippier, Wright-Phillips, Kompany, De Jong, Barry, Ibrahim, Bellamy, Petrov, Tevez, Adebayor
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