John Carew made his full debut for Stoke in the FA Cup fourth-round derby clash at Wolves.
The on-loan Aston Villa player replaced Tuncay Sanli as Stoke boss Tony Pulis made six changes from the side that faced Fulham last weekend.
Abdoulaye Faye replaced the suspended Ryan Shawcross at the heart of the Stoke defence while keeper Thomas Sorensen came in for the rested Asmir Begovic.
Wolves boss Mick McCarthy made three changes from the side beaten at home by Liverpool.
George Elokobi returned at left-back after completing a three-match ban, allowing Stephen Ward to move up front alongside Steven Fletcher.