Shane Cansdell-Sherriff could return to the Burton squad against Bury.
The Australian centre-half tore a calf muscle against Tranmere on Boxing Day but he played for the reserve team this week and has a chance of being involved on Saturday.
However, there are doubts over fellow defender Kelvin Maynard (hip) and midfielder Matty Palmer, while winger Alex MacDonald (knee) is likely to miss out.
Adam McGurk is in contention for a first start since November. The 26-year-old marked his birthday last weekend...