Colchester United take on Newcastle United on Monday night and Kurtis Guthrie will get valuable minutes under his belt in the Premier League Cup clash.
The U's lost their first outing in this year's competition against Burnley, but will be hoping to bounce back against the Magpies.
Kurtis has been sidelined since making a brief return to action in the Autumn, but is set to play on Monday night.
The match kicks off at 7.00pm and the U's squad is as follows:-
U's: Barnes, Wilks, Brown, Jefferies, Sturgess, W. Wright, Wilson, Diaz Wright, Edge, Allarakhia, Senior, Guthrie, Dunne, Issa, McKeown, Sheriff