Last Updated: Fri, 27 Dec 2013 11:00
Maya Yoshida stands by to deputise as Saints check on the fitness of centre-back Dejan Lovren ahead of Saturday's clash with Everton.
The Croatian defender missed the Boxing Day win at Cardiff through illness but could return against the Toffees, while Nathaniel Clyne and Dani Osvaldo are also in contention to make their comebacks.
Artur Boruc (hand), Victor Wanyama (shin) and Guly do Prado (knee) remain sidelined for boss Mauricio Pochettino.
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