Diego De Girolamo is expected to feature for Northampton against Luton despite international duty with Italy under-20s.
The on-loan Sheffield United striker was due to play against Switzerland in Lecco on Thursday before flying back.
Lewis Hornby played in a 2-1 reserve-team win over MK Dons on Monday as he recovers from a long-term back injury.
The midfielder, who has not featured for the Cobblers since the 2013 play-off final defeat to Bradford, played the final 20 minutes.
Luton will make the short...