Sone Aluko is a major doubt for Hull City’s Capital One Cup clash against Premier League Leicester City in the fourth round at the KC Stadium.
Aluko who pulled out of Saturday’s game during the pre-match warm-up in the game Birmingham City after he injured his thigh.
The Nigerian international who has scored once in 12 games this season so far.
The Tigers will looking to make history on Tuesday as they have never gone beyond round four of the competition, and to do so this season Steve Bruce’s in-form team will have to stop a Leicester side that has been flying of late and lost only one game all season.
Hull City are currently second on the Championship log after with 25 points from 13 games four adrift leaders Brighton & Hove Albion.
Aluko has scored 11 goals in 86 games over four seasons for Steve Bruce’s side.