A win for the visitors would see them leapfrog the Baggies into 14th place, but a win for Tony Pulis’ side could see them jump to 12th place, depending on other results.
The home side are expected to include Saido Berahino in their squad after turning down a reported £21million bid for the striker on transfer deadline day. The forward has been bothered by a dead leg, but he is expected to at least make the bench.
As reported by the Daily Mail, loan signings Alex Pritchard and Sandro could make their debuts for West Brom but the trio of Chris Brunt, James Morrison and Callum McManaman are still injured and unavailable for selection.
There is some good news on the injury front with Ben Foster and Darren Fletcher expected to be fit despite recent niggles