Stevenage manager Gary Smith has no injury concerns ahead of his team’s FA Cup fifth-round clash against Premier League giants Tottenham on Sunday.
Smith is likely to stick with the same XI that beat Sheffield Wednesday on Tuesday, meaning there will be starts for former Spurs goalkeeper Chris Day and ex-Arsenal man Luke Freeman.
Chuks Aneke, who is on loan from the Gunners, is not available under the terms of his deal with the npower League One club.
Provisional squad: Julian, Wilson, Laird, Charles, Ashton, Edwards, Long, Reid, Myrie-Williams, May, Byrom, Roberts, Freeman, Day, Winn, Cowan, Thalassitis, Beardsley, Sinclair, Bostwick, Henry, Shroot.
Rafael van der Vaart has failed to overcome a calf injury and will miss Tottenham’s FA Cup fifth-round game at Stevenage on Sunday.
Younes Kaboul is struggling with a knee injury and Ledley King is likely to be rested, meaning Ryan Nelsen should start his first game for the club.
Louis Saha did not play for Everton in the FA Cup earlier this season and he is therefore available this weekend, but long-term absentees William Gallas (calf) and Tom Huddlestone (ankle) are out.
Provisional squad: Friedel, Gomes, Cudicini, Assou-Ekotto, Rose, Kaboul, Khumalo, Walker, King, Dawson, Nelsen, Livermore, Sandro, Parker, Bale, Kranjcar, Lennon, Dos Santos, Modric, Defoe, Adebayor, Saha, Lancaster, Luongo.