Faye, an unused substitute in the last four matches after returning from a calf injury, will step in for Paul McShane, who has been ruled out for the rest of the season with ankle ligament damage.
The Tigers will also be without midfielder Seyi Olofinjana, who has joined Sheffield Wednesday on loan until the end of the season.
But all seven of Hull's players who were away on international duty this week will be in contention.
Egyptian trio Gedo, Ahmed Elmohamady and Ahmed Fahti, Northern Ireland pair Alex Bruce and Corry Evans, Republic of Ireland's Robbie Brady and George Boyd, who made his debut for Scotland, have returned unscathed.
The Tigers, who occupy the second automatic promotion spot, take on third-placed Watford on Tuesday in the second of two games in the space of four days.