Charlton expect to have Jordan Cousins available when they welcome former boss Chris Powell and his Huddersfield side to The Valley.
Chris Powell will be desperate for victory at the Valley this weekend when he returns to his 'spiritual home' as Huddersfield manager.
Huddersfield goalkeeper Alex Smithies has signed a new two-year contract extension tying him to the club until 2018.
Ishmael Miller scored his first goal for Huddersfield as they beat Reading 3-0 to end a run of three Championship matches without a win.
Huddersfield boss Chris Powell is expected to select his starting line-up for the home game against Reading from an unchanged squad.
Russell Slade bemoaned a key refereeing decision on the stroke of half-time after a 0-0 stalemate left Cardiff without a win in seven Sky Bet Championship games.
Huddersfield had goalkeeper Alex Smithies to thank after holding on for a 0-0 home draw against Cardiff.
Joel Lynch is Huddersfield's only injury absentee as they prepare to welcome Cardiff to the John Smith's Stadium.