MK Dons could hand a debut to midfielder Stephen Hughes against Brentford.
The Scot has signed on loan from Norwich and could come into Karl Robinson`s side in place of Peter Leven, who sits out through suspension after he was sent off in the 2-2 draw at Sheffield Wednesday last weekend.
Centre-half Gary MacKenzie was also dismissed at Hillsborough and begins a two-match ban as he has already seen red this season.
The Dons have a ready-made replacement available as Sean O`Hanlon returns from a ban of his own to start.
Striker Sam Baldock is still out with his hamstring injury and on-loan QPR striker Angelo Balanta will be out of action until March with an ankle problem.