West Ham take on Manchester United in their last game at Upton Park tonight in the Premier League.
Carroll will start upfront instead but Emenike is expected to make an appearance at some stage over the course of the 90 minutes.
Emenike has two goals in 15 appearances for West Ham this season but has yet to score in the Premier League.
West Ham v Manchester United
Kick-Off: 20:00 GMT
Stadium: Upton Park
West Ham Starting Line-up: Randolph, Antonio, Reid, Ogbonna, Cresswell, Noble (c), Kouyate, Sakho, Lanzini, Payet, Carroll
Subs: Spiegel (GK), Tomkins, Valenciua, Obiang, Collins, Moses, Emenike
Manager: Slaven Bilic
Manchester United Starting Line-up: De Gea, Valencia, Smalling, Blind, Rojo, Schneiderlin, Herrera, Mata, Martial, Rooney (c), Rashford
Subs: Romero (GK), Jones, Memphis, Januzaj, Carrick, Lingard, Borthwick-Jackson
Manager: Louis van Gaal