Nottingham Forest boss Sabri Lamouchi will keep changes to a minimum for their Carabao Cup clash with Derby.
Matty Cash, Alfa Semedo and Albert Adomah are among those players who could come into the team.
Record signing Joao Carvalho is close to being fit again following the ankle injury the midfielder suffered in pre-season.
Tunisian defender Yohan Benalouane continues his rehabilitation after undergoing hip surgery during the summer.
Duane Holmes could return to first-team action for Derby in the second-round tie.
The attacking midfielder has not featured this season due to a thigh problem sustained on international duty with the United States in June but he played more than an hour for the under-23 side on Friday.
Ben Hamer is expected to replace Kelle Roos in goal while Graeme Shinnie, Jamie Paterson and Mason Bennett could also start at the City Ground.
It is the first meeting between the two East Midlands rivals in the competition since October 1985.