Sheffield Wednesday striker Fernando Forestieri is among eight players ruled out of the club's Capital One Cup clash at Stoke.
Hull defender Andy Robertson will return to contention for the Capital One Cup clash at Manchester City following suspension.
Dean Smith is leaving League One club Walsall to take over as Brentford head coach, the BBC understands.
Steve Bruce wants Hull to recreate their FA Cup heroics of 2014 ahead of Tuesday night's Capital One Cup quarter-final clash at Manchester City.
Roberto Martinez has confirmed defender Leighton Baines is now fit again and is likely to feature against Middlesbrough on Tuesday.
Walsall boss Dean Smith will become Brentford's new manager on Monday.
QPR senior players are keen for interim boss Neil Warnock and his assistant Kevin Blackwell to be considered for permanent posts, according to Sky sources.