Middlesbrough’s fine festive run continued as an overhead volley from Rudy Gestede and an own goal from Ben Davies secured a 2-0 win at Preston.
Preston boss Alex Neil hopes to have players returning for the home game against Luton.
Tottenham defender Ben Davies is expected to be sidelined for an “extended period” after suffering ankle ligament damage.
Wales beat Hungary 2-0 in Cardiff on Tuesday night to seal their place at next summer’s European Championship.
Ben Davies has revealed how a relaxing night out watching Liam Gallagher in concert can help Wales realise their Euro 2020 finals dream.
Tottenham will rally round Son Heung-min as the “broken” South Korea midfielder tries to come to terms with the horrendous injury suffered by Everton’s Andre Gomes after his challenge at Goodison Park.