Freedman could be further boosted by the return of striker Jermaine Beckford, who is nearing a return from a hamstring injury.
Defender David Wheater will come back into full training on Monday following a long-term knee problem while Stuart Holden, who has a similar problem, will return to the country next week after undergoing rehabilitation in the United States.
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- Dougie Freedman
- Jermaine Beckford
- Charlie Austin