Ryan Shawcross was sent off for two yellow card offences in Stoke's defeat to Tottenham, and will serve a one match suspension.
Ryan Shawcross suffered a groin injury against Manchester United midweek in their Carling Cup tie. It's not known how serious the injury is, but he's a big doubt for Stoke's match against Aston Villa.
Stoke City XI: Begovic; Cameron, Shawcross (c), Huth, Pieters; Walters, Palacios, Ireland, Nzonzi, Arnautovic; Crouch
Substitutes: Sorensen, Whelan, Jones, Wilson, Adam, Assaidi, Wilkinson.
Stoke City defender Ryan Shawcross has been ill this week, but is likely to be fit to face Manchester United this weekend.
Ryan Shawcross provided the game winning goal for Stoke City in a 2-1 victory over Crystal Palace.
Stoke and West Ham United are looking to sign Porto's Abdoulaye Ba.