Sunderland manager David Moyes confirmed that goalkeeper Jordan Pickford will not be available for the weekend.
Sunderland have been boosted by the return of Jordan Pickford who re-joined his teammates in full training at the Academy of Light this week.
Sunderland left Selhurst Park with three-points following an emphatic win over Palace but the victory was marred following the loss of yet more players to injury.
Sunderland rode a wave of four first-half goals to an easy 4-0 victory against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park.
Sunderland is starting to make a habit of spoiling any thoughts of an easy three points against the big clubs.
Sunderland manager David Moyes continues to bring familiar faces to the club with moves for Darron Gibson and Bryan Oviedo.
An already injury-plagued Sunderland will have to go without defender Papy Djilobdoji for the next four Premier League matches.
Sunderland defender Papy Djilobodji will be allowed to plead his case over an FA charge before an independent commission.
Sunderland fans expressed concern, to say the least, on social media following the club's first signing in Joleon Lescott.
If it wasn't for bad luck, then David Moyes would have none following the news that another player has been added to an ever-growing injury list and an overcrowded treatment room.
Sunderland face the prospect of losing Papy Djilobodji for the games against Tottenham, Crystal Palace, Southampton and Everton after he was charged with violent conduct by the Football Association on Monday.
Sunderland continue to sink after a 2-0 loss to West Brom along with a shocking Swansea win at Anfield.
Sunderland manager David Moyes seemed thrilled to announce that Jack Rodwell is in contention for the weekend.
Jack Rodwell is the latest addition to the Sunderland treatment room after David Moyes confirmed the midfielder injured his medial knee ligament during Saturdays disappointing home defeat to Stoke.
Sunderland manager David Moyes could have goalkeeper Jordan Pickford back from injury earlier than initially thought.