Striker Brett Pitman will be available for Ipswich in Saturday's Championship clash with Cardiff.
The 28-year-old has been sidelined since the end of September with an ankle injury but came through an Under-23 match against Huddersfield on Monday.
Defender Christophe Berra is expected to have overcome the knock he suffered in last weekend's defeat by Bristol City.
Tommy Smith (back), Luke Hyam and Giles Coke (both knee) all remain sidelined.
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