He told the Evening Chronicle: "Spiderman (Jonas Gutierrez) is flying at the moment.
"He's trained very well with us, and he wants to be involved.
"There's every chance that he could play a part in the match at some stage.
"I've got him and Joey to consider, so the bench is looking very good.
"We've got a lot of confidence going into the derby.
"I've been involved in London derbies on numerous occasions, but the tell me they're nothing like this one."