Cole has recovered from his knee injury and is likely to start on the bench.
Big boost: Cole could play a part against Pompey
Danny Gabbidon and Kieron Dyer remain sidelined but coach Gianfranco Zola has no fresh injury doubts.
Squad: Green, Upson, Spector, Tomkins, Parker, Diamanti, Kovac Stanislas, Noble, Behrami, Faubert, Collison, Nouble, Da Costa, Jimenez, Daprela, Sears, Kurucz, Cole.
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