Hakeeb Adelakun comes straight into Grant McCann’s starting eleven for this afternoon’s Sky Bet League One fixture at Northampton Town.
Adelakun, who joined on loan from Bristol City in the week, forms part of the Tigers’ attacking line-up while Alfie Jones is also in to make his first league start for the Club. Mallik Wilks and Richie Smallwood both miss out. George Honeyman wears the captain’s armband in Smallwood’s absence.
Northampton Town: Steve Arnold, Luka Racic, Cian Bolger, Joe Martin, Mark Marshall, Ryan Watson, Christopher Missilou, Joseph Mills, Sam Hoskins, Harry Smith, Matt Warburton.
Subs: Jonathan Mitchell, Michael Harriman, Nicky Adams, Chris Lines, Morgan Roberts, Joe Nuttall, Caleb Chukwuemeka.
Hull City: Matt Ingram, Callum Elder, Jordy de Wijs, Reece Burke, George Honeyman, Josh Emmanuel, Alfie Jones, Hakeeb Adelakun, Keane Lewis-Potter, Josh Magennis, Greg Docherty.
Subs: George Long, Lewie Coyle, Daniel Batty, James Scott, Sean McLoughlin, Thomas Mayer, Callum Jones.
Referee: Mr A. Young.