Sheffield United striker Leon Clarke could return to action in the home game against Preston.
Clarke missed last week's defeat at Birmingham City due to a back spasm, but boss Chris Wilder has confirmed the 18-goal striker is available.
Wilder has no new injury problems as the Blades bid to keep alive their outside play-off chances with victory.
Goalkeeper Simon Moore (tonsillitis) and defender Jake Wright (knee) both missed out last week and will be monitored.
Preston central defenders Tom Clarke and...