The former Derby County man failed a fitness test ahead of the game, having also missed Saturday's 5-0 win at Ross County.
Meanwhile, Emilio Izaguirre has recovered from an injury and starts at left-back for the Hoops.
Celtic: Gordon, Lustig, Denayer, van Dijk, Izaguirre, Brown, Mulgrew, Johansen, McGregor, Scepovic, Stokes
Subs: Zaluska, Matthews, Ambrose, Tonev, Griffiths, Wakaso, Kayal
Astra: Lung, Youseff, Morais, Oros, Pliatsikas, Yahaya, Seto, Enache, Laban, William Amorim, Budescu
Subs: Coman, Gaman, Florescu, Chitu, Rus, Bukari, Fatai
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