Winger Gavin Whyte comes in for his debut as Hull City make three changes from the last league game away to Sunderland.
The Cardiff City loanee starts out wide on the right, with George Honeyman moving back into central midfield and Alfie Jones dropping to the bench.
Josh Magennis is deployed up front in place of the injured Tom Eaves, with left-back Callum Elder replacing Brandon Fleming in the other alteration.
Billy Chadwick is named among the substitutes after being recalled from his loan spell with FC Halifax Town.
Hull City: George Long; Josh Emmanuel, Reece Burke, Jacob Greaves, Callum Elder; Richie Smallwood ©, George Honeyman, Greg Docherty; Mallik Wilks, Josh Magennis, Gavin Whyte.
Subs: Matt Ingram, Lewie Coyle, Alfie Jones, Regan Slater, Keane Lewis-Potter, Billy Chadwick, Ahmed Salam.