Wolves interim manager Terry Connor made four changes for the home Barclays Premier League clash with Manchester City.
Keeper Dorus de Vries was handed his league debut in place of the injured Wayne Hennessey.
On-loan defender Sebastien Bassong, available after suspension, midfielder Dave Edwards and winger Matt Jarvis returned at the expense of Christophe Berra, Anthony Forde and Sylvan Ebanks-Blake respectively.
City boss Roberto Mancini made one change with midfielder Yaya Toure replacing Nigel de Jong as his side looked to cash in on Manchester United’s draw with Everton.
Wolverhampton: De Vries, Foley, Stearman, Bassong, Ward, Kightly, Davis, Henry, Jarvis, Edwards, Fletcher.
Subs: Ikeme, Ebanks-Blake, Johnson, Berra, Milijas, Zubar, Doyle.
Man City: Hart, Zabaleta, Kompany, Lescott, Clichy, Silva, Toure Yaya, Barry, Nasri, Tevez, Aguero.
Subs: Pantilimon, Milner, Dzeko, Johnson, Kolarov, Toure, De Jong.
Referee: Lee Probert (Wiltshire)