Burton winger Lucas Akins could return from injury against his former club Tranmere.
Akins, a Rovers player between August 2010 and August 2012, has missed the past month with a niggling ankle problem.
Kelvin Maynard could be another player back in Burton's ranks on Boxing Day. The defender has sat out the last two matches with a hamstring injury.
Albion boss Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink has options should he wish to make any changes to his starting line-up following the goalless draw at Southend last Friday....