Newcastle United have Daryl Janmaat and Moussa Sissoko available for selection down the right-hand side.
Kone was tracked by Allardyce when the Sunderland boss was at West Ham.
West Bromwich Albion beat Peterborough United on penalties in the FA Cup last night.
Alastair Cook has warned cricket’s lawmakers not to become “too PC” following reports that the game is about to experiment with sin-bins to counter bad behaviour. England’s Test captain also said he thought the professional game had become “a lot quieter” in recent years because of stump mics and an increase in TV cameras.
Winston Reid picked up an injury during West Ham United's FA Cup match against Liverpool.
He is getting back to youth football after an unsuccessful spell at Kidderminster Harriers.
Everton defender John Stones has faced criticism for the first time in his career recently.
West Bromwich Albion required penalties to beat Peterborough United in the FA Cup last night.
The Hoops are only on top of the Scottish Premiership on goal difference.