Meanwhile, winger Gboly Ariyibi is named as a Leeds substitute for the first time since moving to Elland Road earlier this month.
Leeds: Kenny, Lees, Zaliukas, Pearce, Peltier, Pugh, Brown, Tonge, Austin, Smith McCormack
Subs: Cairns, Warnock, Byram, Ariyibi, Poleon, Varney, Wootton
Blackpool: Gilks, Cathcart, Broadfoot, MacKenzie, Robinson, Basham, Ferguson, Gosling, Bishop, Ince, Chopra
Subs: Warner, Blackett, Angel, Dobbie, Davies, Barkhuizen, Delfouneso