The midfielder has been suffering with a groin problem of late, but has been deemed fit enough for the bench.
Reid's place in the starting lineup has gone to Will Atkinson, who will start on the left side of the midfield.
Bradford City: McLaughlin; Darby, McArdle, Nelson, Meredith; Thompson, Jones, Ravenhill, Atkinson; Wells, Hanson
Subs: Duke, Reid, Gray, McHugh, Connell, Hines, Doyle
Burton Albion: Tomlinson; O'Connor, Holness, Sharps, McCrory; Diamond, MacDonald, McGrath, Weir; Maghoma, Zola
Subs: Lyness, Webster, Phillips, Paterson, Drury, Kee, Symes