Watford (1) v Sheffield Wednesday (14)
Watford will be without Lloyd Doyley (neck) fellow defender Joel Ekstrand and midfielder Sean Murray (both knee), while Adlene Guedioura has returned to parent club Crystal Palace.
Sheffield Wednesday head coach Stuart Gray will select his starting eleven from an unchanged squad.
Skipper Glenn Loovens (hamstring), fellow defender Kamil Zayatte (fractured cheekbone) and midfielder Filipe Melo (foot) remain sidelined.
Last season: Sheff Wed 1 Watford 4, Watford 0 Sheff Wed 1
Last five league matches: Watford W W W W W; Sheff Wed L D W D L
Top scorers: Troy Deeney (Watford) 21; Atdhe Nuhiu (Sheff Wed) 10
Match odds: H 2-5 A 13-2 D 15-4
Referee: Lee Probert (Wiltshire)