Blackburn hope to have Roque Santa Cruz available to face Chelsea in the Barclays Premier League tomorrow.
The Paraguay striker is on the brink of rejoining Rovers on loan from Manchester City and the club hope to have him registered in time to play at Stamford Bridge.
Goalkeeper Paul Robinson is fit to return after a calf injury and Steven Nzonzi (hamstring) could be back in contention.
Nikola Kalinic is back from suspension while Gael Givet and Martin Olsson have overcome knocks. Vince Grella, Keith Andrews and Phil Jones remain on the sidelines and Brett Emerton is on international duty with Australia.
Provisional squad: Robinson, Nelsen, Samba, Givet, Olsson, Salgado, Pedersen, E-H Diouf, Dunn, Benjani, Hoilett, MB Diouf, Nzonzi, Kalinic, Doran, Morris, Hanley, Goulon, Lowe, Bunn.