AFC Wimbledon expect to be without Will Nightingale when they host Walsall in League One on Saturday.
The defender recently featured in a youth fixture but Saturday's game is expected to come too soon as he recovers from a hamstring injury.
Kwesi Appiah and Dean Parrett remain sidelined with respective hamstring and groin injuries.
Jimmy Abdou, meanwhile, is expected to start.
Walsall will give late fitness tests to Joe Edwards and James Wilson.
Midfielder Edwards sustained a slight hamstring problem...