The Sunderland midfielder was needlessly sent off against Wolverhampton Wanderers but it could give another player his chance.
Sunderland midfielder Lee Cattermole has failed to impress so far this season.
Lee Cattermole has been woefully out of form for Sunderland in recent weeks.
Jonny Williams has struggled for game time in his young Sunderland career, but a chance could arrive on Saturday.
Sunderland let the lead slip as they could only draw 3-3 with Brentford this weekend.
Sunderland midfielder Lee Cattermole hasn't been performing to the top of his ability this season.
The West Ham United and Sunderland midfielders are simply not delivering.
Sunderland were beaten 5-2 by Ipswich Town in their latest outing.
Lee Cattermole has struggled for form as Sunderland have suffered this season, and Simon Grayson must surely be considering a change.
HITC picks out some reasons Sunderland fans should perhaps be fearful looking ahead this season.