Successful surgery for Sonko

He underwent a successful perationto remove some cartilage and he will now be out for a number of weeks.

Dave Kitson suffered a thigh strain that's likely to rule him out of this weekend's FA Cup tie at Birmingham but he should resume full training next week.

Nicky Shorey is availabe for the trip to St Andrews while Brynjar Gunnarsson and Kevin Doyle continue to recover from hamstring injuries.