Terry has been out for some time with a knee injury sustained against Liverpool, and is only now recovering.
Benítez said: “If you ask me if he can, yes he can. Does he have to play? I’ll analyse the other options we have. We have four centre-backs, which is really good for me. We will analyse how they are on Saturday and we’ll see how they feel. Then we’ll make a decision.”
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