Leeds midfielder Pablo Hernandez is hoping to return to action in the home game against Birmingham.
Manchester United host Liverpool in the Premier League this weekend with the old rivals in differing form.
Will Jaaskelainen is expected to return to the Crewe squad for their clash with Swindon.
Newport boss Michael Flynn is expected to revert to a more familiar line-up for the home game against Scunthorpe.
Simeon Jackson could make his Kilmarnock debut against Livingston after signing a short-term deal.
Mark O’Hara and Jake Carroll are rated as doubtful for Motherwell’s clash with Aberdeen after the pair picked up minor niggles during the international break.
Northampton manager Keith Curle is hoping for some good news on the injury front ahead of Saturday’s game with Salford.
Wycombe boss Gareth Ainsworth hopes to have some key players back from injury for his side’s clash with Sunderland.
Five more men have been arrested over the racist behaviour which marred England’s Euro 2020 qualifier against Bulgaria.
Barnsley caretaker manager Adam Murray will take charge for the first time in the home game against Swansea.