The Potters can halt Everton's progress
Stoke have lost only one of their last nine home league matches and seem to have refocused since exiting the FA Cup with a disappointing home defeat to Wolves.
The Potters look in good shape for a top-half finish and will continue to be hard to beat on home soil.
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Stoke Saido Berahino could feature from the bench but Jonathan Walters, Geoff Cameron, Jack Butland and Stephen Ireland are all injured. Mame Diouf and Wilfried Bony have returned from international duty.
Everton Idrissa Gueye has returned from the Africa Cup of Nations but will not be considered until the weekend.
Stoke have lost one of their last nine Premier League home games