Holden only returned to training on Thursday after sitting out the draw with Blackpool because of a thigh strain.
Hand off: Stuart Holden (left) may have to settle for a place on the bench
The American's replacement Mark Davies could retain his place after scoring a superb equaliser last weekend.
Team (from): Jaaskelainen, Bogdan, Cahill, Steinsson, Knight, Robinson, Lee, Holden, Muamba, Petrov, Cohen, K Davies, Elmander, M Davies, Blake, Taylor, Klasnic, Ricketts, Alonso, Moreno.
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