Stoke City winger, Matthew Etherington, is back in training after suffering with a back injury. However, the weekend's match at Hull City may be too soon as he builds up his fitness.
In his press conference, manager Mark Hughes, admitted that Asmir Begovic is a doubt for the weekend. He has a thigh issue including some internal bleeding.
Oussama Assaidi stunned Chelsea with a late last minute goal to give Stoke City a 3-2 win.
In a match that offered few chances, the home side could not find an answer, as Stoke City and Cardiff City played to a 0-0 draw.
Robert Huth was injured last week against Sunderland, and will miss several weeks as he needs surgery on his knee.
Marko Arnautovic will miss Stoke City's match at Everton with a hamstring injury.
Stoke City secured a first victory in nine Premier League matches in controversial circumstances against 10-man Sunderland.
New England Revolution striker Juan Agudelo will not be joining Stoke City in January after his work permit was refused.
Stoke City goalkeeper Asmir Begovic says he was close to joining Manchester City earlier this year, according to reports in his native Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Stoke goalkeeper Asmir Begovic scored in the first minute to help Stoke City earn a point against Southampton.
Defender Andy Wilkinson will miss tomorrow's match against Southampton with a knee injury.
Starting XI vs Birmingham: Sorensen; Wilson, Shawcross (c), Huth, Muniesa; Pennant, Palacios, Arnautovic, Nzonzi, Assaidi; Crouch
Marko Arnautovic is available for Stoke City's cup tie against Birmingham City despite coming off early against Manchester United at the weekend.
Robert Huth's ankle is swollen and he won't be considered for Stoke City's Cup tie against Birmingham City.
Stoke City XI: Begovic; Cameron, Shawcross (c), Huth, Pieters; Walters, Palacios, Ireland, Nzonzi, Arnautovic; Crouch
Substitutes: Sorensen, Whelan, Jones, Wilson, Adam, Assaidi, Wilkinson.