The Scotland Under-21 player has been struggling with a calf problem for the past few weeks and will not be risked today, as Rangers chase their seventh successive victory.
Long-term injury victims Ross Perry, Chris Hegarty and Kyle Hutton remain sidelined, although the club's official website reports the trio are "making good progress and could figure for the U20s next month".
Rangers: Bell; Faure, McCulloch, Mohsni, Wallace; Aird, Black, Law, Templeton; Shiels, Daly
Subs: Simonsen, Foster, Little, Smith, Peralta, Murdoch, Crawford
Brechin City: Smith, McLean, Brown, Hay, McLauchlan, Robb, Ferguson, Walker, Jackson, Petrie, Barr
Subs: Nelson, Carcary, Thomson, Molloy, Jackson, Moyes