Brighton manager Gus Poyet has made two changes to his team that won 4-1 against Huddersfield Town on Saturday.
Jose Leonardo Ulloa, who scored a hat-trick in the win over the Terriers, misses out and is replaced by Craig Mackail-Smith. Meanwhile, Liam Bridcutt returns from suspension in place of Gary Dicker.
Bristol City: Heaton; Moloney, Nyatanga, Fontaine, Cunningham, Anderson, Kelly, Skuse, Elliott, Pearson, Stead
Brighton & Hove Albion: Kuszczak, Bruno, Upson, El-Abd, Calderon; Bridcutt, Hammond, David; Orlandi, Mackail-Smith, Buckley