West Brom had injury concerns about Youssouf Mulumbu and James Morrison going in to the match but both players are fit and in the starting lineup. Boaz Myhill continues in goal while Ben Foster recovers from groin issues. Gareth McAuley couldn't overcome a hamstring injury and has been replaced by Gabriel Tamaș in the central defense.
Roberto Di Matteo has held back Ashley Cole a little longer as he continues to recover from a hamstring injury (he is on the bench). Ryan Bertrand gets is second straight start at left back in his place. David Luiz is back in the starting eleven after missing last week's match with an illness. Oscar and Juan Mata both start on the bench after long midweek trips to the Americas for international friendlies. Victor Moses an Daniel Sturridge start in their places.