Preston will be without Marnick Vermijl against QPR at Deepdale.
The full-back, who has not played since January, has had an operation on a hernia problem and could miss the next month for North End.
With Alex Baptiste (knee) still sidelined as well, Tyias Browning will likely continue to operate at right-back for Simon Grayson's side.
Paul Gallagher (thigh) returned to training last Friday and will be back in the squad again after a full week of work with the first team.
Rangers boss Ian Holloway may...