Ipswich boss Paul Lambert is likely to bring back a host of regular faces as they welcome fellow Sky Bet League One promotion hopefuls Blackpool to Portman Road.
MK Dons will be without the suspended George Williams when they look to end their long run without a league win against Rotherham.
Fleetwood are set to have Harry Souttar, Dan Mooney and Billy Crellin available again after international duty for Saturday’s visit of Tranmere.
Daniel Scarr will return for Walsall as they face Stevenage in League Two on Saturday.
Burnley boss Sean Dyche was delighted to see the latest step in Nick Pope’s development, with a first England start for the Clarets goalkeeper.
Jamie Murray and Neal Skupski were Great Britain’s Davis Cup heroes once again as a team missing Andy Murray defeated Kazakhstan to set up a quarter-final against Germany on Friday.
Tom Lawrence is poised to figure in Derby’s Sky Bet Championship clash with second-placed Preston at Pride Park.
Paul Hurst has several injury concerns as his squad prepare to face Port Vale on Saturday.
Fulham boss Scott Parker and QPR counterpart Mark Warburton go head to head on Friday night with both men believing a positive result could kick-start their push for promotion.
Sky Bet League Two leaders Swindon will welcome the return of top scorer Eoin Doyle as they face Mansfield on Saturday.