Everton manager David Moyes will try to freshen up his side for Monday's FA Cup third-round tie at League Two Cheltenham.
Left-back Leighton Baines could be rested as Bryan Oviedo may be given a run out while midfielders Thomas Hitzlsperger and Ross Barkley may come into contention for a start.
Forward Kevin Mirallas and defender Seamus Coleman are still sidelined, as are Tony Hibbert and Darron Gibson.Provisional squad: Howard, Jagielka, Distin, Heitinga, Baines, Oviedo, Naismith, Hitzlsperger, Osman, Pienaar, Fellaini, Jelavic, Mucha, Duffy, Barkley, Neville, Anichebe, Vellios, Francisco
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