Charlton's Alan Curbishley could give a debut to Swedish international striker Martin Pringle. Curbishley has completed Pringle's signing from Benfica on loan until the end of the season. Steve Jones returns but Carl Tiler is suspended and Paul Mortimer has received a setback to the ankle injury he picked up in early December.
SOUTHAMPTON (from): Jones, Hiley, Colleter, Monkou, Lundekvam, Oakley, Dodd, Palmer, Kachloul, M.Hughes, Ostenstad, Beattie, Howells, Basham, Bridge, Ripley, Stensgaard.
CHARLTON ATHLETIC (from): Ilic, Mills, Powell, Redfearn, Rufus, Youds, Kinsella, Hunt, Robinson, Parker, Jones, Pringle, Newton, Holmes, Bright, Konchesky, Royce.
Suspensions: Southampton: Monk, Warner. Charlton: Tiler.
Referee: G Poll.