Geovanni ruled out of City clash

Geovanni has travelled to Portugal for a short spell of treatment

which should see him return to Britain early next week in time to

be contention for the midweek trip to Blackburn. Nigeria midfielder

Seyi Olofinjana is available after returning from the African

Nations Cup while Jimmy Bullard remains around three weeks away

from action after a knee problem. Tigers (from): Myhill, Gardner,

McShane, Dawson, Mouyokolo, Boateng, Mendy, Hunt, Cairney,

Altidore, Olofinjana, Vennegoor of Hesselink, Garcia, Zaki,

Zayatte, Fagan, Barmby, Duke, Kilbane.