Billy Sharp could start for Sheffield United as they prepare to welcome Derby to Bramall Lane on Tuesday in the Carabao Cup.
The 35-year-old replaced Rhian Brewster in the 65th minute and scored the equaliser for the Blades in their 2-1 loss to Huddersfield at the weekend.
Kacper Lopata may start in the centre of defence for the first time since United’s first-round win over Carlisle.
Goalkeeper Wes Foderingham could keep his place between the sticks after making his first start of the season on Saturday.
Wayne Rooney looks set to give a number of young players a chance to impress during the trip to South Yorkshire.
Jack Stretton, Louie Watson, Dylan Williams, and Jordan Brown are all likely to play a part, while summer signing Ryan Allsop is set to appear in goal once again after playing in the first-round victory over Salford.
Tom Lawrence (groin) and Festy Ebsosele (knee) will continue to be monitored after missing the Rams’ recent matches against Hull and Middlesbrough.
Colin Kazim-Richards (Achilles) and Jason Knight (ankle) are long-term injury doubts for Rooney.