Sheffield Wednesday (6) v Nottingham Forest (1.)
Sheffield Wednesday midfielder Sam Hutchinson (back) faces another fitness test.
Fellow midfielder Kieran Lee will play no part as he is still struggling with a groin injury, but new signing Hallam Hope could make his debut.
Forest’s Henri Lansbury and Jamaal Lascelles made their return from knee injuries during midweek and could feature. David Vaughan (hamstring) and Kelvin Wilson (calf) both played 90 minutes for Forest’s development squad this week as they continued to step up their recovery from injury.
Last season: Nottm Forest 3 Sheff Wed 3, Sheff Wed 0 Nottm Forest 1.
Top scorers (all competitions): Atdhe Nuhiu (Sheff Wed) 4, Michail Antonio and Britt Assombalonga (Nottm Forest) 4.
Match odds: H 13-8 A 6-4 D 9-4.
Referee: Graham Salisbury (Lancashire)