Claus Jensen could make his long-awaited Fulham return against his old club as the Whites head to Charlton on Wednesday.
The Danish midfielder, who made an acrimonious departure from the Valley in the summer, could be part of Chris Coleman’s squad after shaking off a persistent hamstring problem. Collins John has also recovered from a hamstring issue and may feature for the visitors, whilst Heidar Helguson is available for selection. The Iceland international will serve his one-match suspension for five books at Stamford Bridge on December 30.
Defender Zat Knight, who was recently handed the captain’s armband by Coleman, will be out for up to two months after breaking his jaw in a freakish accident whilst playfighting with his brother at home.