The midfielder missed the Latics' 1-1 draw at Aston Villa last time out with a groin injury but he will be given time to prove his fitness.
Going down? Diame (middle) is struggling to be fit for the crunch relegation clash with bottom side West Ham
Otherwise, Roberto Martinez has an unchanged squad to choose from as his second-bottom side look for three points in their penultimate match of the season
Provisional squad: Al Habsi, G Caldwell, Gohouri, Alcaraz, Watson, Figueroa, N'Zogbia, Diame, Moses, McCarthy, Rodallega, Stam, Thomas, Gomez, McArthur, Cleverley, Sammon, Di Santo, Boyce, Kirkland.
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