The Brentford midfielder arrived at Fratton Park on a one-month loan deal earlier this week and he is available to make his Pompey bow against the Iron.
But one player who may not make the trip is winger Andy Barcham whose wife is due to give birth to their first child on Saturday.
Pompey have lost just two of their last 10 matches to move seven points clear of the Sky Bet League Two drop zone, but victory over Scunthorpe would be the the first time they have recorded back-to-back league wins this season.
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