Nikica Jelavic was a substitute again in Week 36 as Hull City dropped a 1-0 decision to Burnley and Steve Bruce will have to decide if another week of recovery is enough to start the forward.
Nikica Jelavic is coming off a troublesome knee injury but he may be inserted into the starting line-up in an attempt to keep Hull City from the drop.
Nikica Jelavic returned to first team action on Monday with a ten-minute substitute appearance against Arsenal.
Nikica Jelavic is back in training and could feature against Arsenal on Monday.
Hull City have been rocked at the forward position yet again with the news that Nikica Jelavic will be out for six weeks after having surgery on his troublesome knee.
Nikica Jelavic had a frustrating afternoon for Hull City, missing two big chances to score in a match that would eventually end 0-0 against Leicester City.
Nikica Jelavic who missed Hull City's Week 27 loss has a chance to feature in Week 28 with his manager saying that he's "hopeful".
Nikica Jelavic has returned to fitness in February and goals have come with his renewed fitness.
Nikica Jelavic's knee issue just won't go away enough to allow the forward to start the Week 25 match with Aston Villa. The forward may get a place on the bench as he recovers.
Nikica Jelavic was supposed to be close to playing last weekend but faces a late fitness test to be available for the trip to Manchester in Week 24.
Hull City have completed the signing of Senegal international striker Dame N'Doye from Russian side Lokomotiv Moscow for an undisclosed fee.
Steve Bruce's striker crisis could be easing a little earlier than expected with the news that both Nikica Jelavic and Abel Hernandez could return earlier than expected this week.
Hull City lost the services Nikica Jelavic and Abel Hernandez in the first half due to injury.
Hull City deservedly won at home to a weak Everton side by a score of 2-0.