Second placed Peterborough have an unchanged squad for the visit of unbeaten Preston.
Defenders Mark Little and Nathaniel Knight-Percival are still suspended while forward Lee Tomlin faces around a month out with the ankle injury he suffered during the League Cup defeat at Sunderland.
Manager Darren Ferguson could opt to name an unchanged team following the 1-0 win at Rotherham last weekend. If he does, former Posh striker Paul Taylor will get his first run out at London Road since returning to the club on loan from Ipswich.
Preston’s Simon Grayson, recently League One manager of the month also has no new injury concerns with Jack King he only absentee with a broken foot.
The Lilywhites are seeking their sixth straight win – a run which stretches back to late August.