The midfielder should return to training from a calf injury next week.
St Mirren midfielder Kyle McAllister is available after shaking off a nerve problem which kept him out of the midweek draw with St Johnstone.
Gary MacKenzie and Stephen McGinn are back in training following injuries.
Ryan Flynn and Kyle Magennis both underwent knee surgery this week.
Celtic provisional squad: Forster, Frimpong, Bauer, Hayes, Ajer, Bolingoli, Taylor, Jullien, Bitton, Brown, McGregor, Rogic, Christie, Forrest, Elyounoussi, Edouard, Klimala, Griffiths, Elhamed, Bayo, Gordon.
St Mirren provisional squad: Hladky, Hodson, Famewo, McCarthy, Waters, McGrath, Wallace, McAllister, Foley, Andreu, MacPherson, Durmus, Mullen, Morias, Obika, Jakubiak, Chabbi, Cooke, Lyness.