Stoke City aim to climb into the play off places tomorrow.
They go into game against Blackburn having kept five clean sheets in their last six league games.
John Obi Mikel could return from injury.
Elsewhere Port Vale make the short trip down the M6 to take on Walsall, while in form Crewe head to the capital to take on AFC Wimbledon.
In non league football, two of our local teams aim to progress in the FA Vase.
Hanley Town are away at Long Eaton United while Congleton Town entertain Coventry United in the third round.
And in darts, Stoke on Trent’s Andy Hamilton is in action at the World Championships tomorrow night.
He takes on German Nico Kurz in his first appearance at the tournament for five years.