Wickham and Vaughan start.
Connor Wickham starts for Sunderland as the Black Cats face off against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park (KO 5.30pm).
The striker partners Ji Dong-won up front after netting two goals as a substitute against MK Dons in the Capital One Cup in midweek.
Meanwhile David Vaughan also comes into the starting line-up as Sunderland make five changes from the side which beat MK Dons 4-2 in midweek.
Sunderland: Westwood, Celustka, Colback, O'Shea ©, Diakite, Larsson, Vaughan, Johnson, Giaccherini, Dong-won, Wickham.
Subs: Cabral, Fletcher, Moberg Karlsson, Cuellar, Roberge, Mavrias, Mannone.
Crystal Palace: Speroni, Ward, Gabbidon, Delaney, Moxey, Dikgacoi, Jedinak, Campana, Puncheon, Gayle, Chamakh.
Subs: Alexander, Ramage, O'Keefe, Williams, Dobbie, Wilbraham, Phillips.