Preston could have Paul Huntington and Josh Earl back for Saturday's Championship game at home to Birmingham.
Gary Rowett hailed his players after Derby's impressive 3-0 Sky Bet Championship win at former club Birmingham.
Gary Rowett returned to haunt Birmingham again as his Derby side stayed second in the Sky Bet Championship with a 3-0 win at St Andrew's.
Birmingham manager Steve Cotterill heaped praise on his battling team as they moved off the bottom of the Championship with a gritty 2-0 victory at struggling R
Sam Gallagher scored the only goal as Birmingham continued their recent revival with a 1-0 victory over Burton in the FA Cup.