Matty Platt remains on the sidelines with a back complaint.
Former Villa trainee Dimitri Sea scored the winner in the first-round victory over Scunthorpe but is unavailable as he follows concussion protocols.
Villa are expected to still be without Ollie Watkins due to a knee issue.
The England forward has yet to feature this season but should be fit for the visit of Brentford at the weekend.
Bertrand Traore is also out due to a hamstring injury suffered in the opening-day defeat at Watford.