The on-loan winger was ineligible to face his parent club at the weekend as the Reds claimed a 1-0 win over Peterborough.
But James Perch is a doubt after sustaining an ankle injury against Posh and if he fails to recover in time Luke Chambers, his replacement on Saturday, could deputise.
Captain Paul McKenna (ankle), defenders Julian Bennett (knee) and Joel Lynch (thigh) and forward Garath McCleary (knee) continue to battle against their respective injuries as the Reds look to continue their formidable home form.
Robert Earnshaw scored the only goal against Peterborough as Billy Davies' men secured an 11th successive home win in the Championship.
Source: Team Talk