The French midfielder is back in contention for the game at the City Ground after a groin problem ruled him out of the first leg.
Captain Paul McKenna and fellow midfielder Chris Cohen returned to the side at Bloomfield Road and will keep their places after coming through the game unscathed.
McKenna made his first appearance since early March after recovering from knee ligament damage while Cohen, who scored on Saturday, was back after a bout of mumps.
Leading scorer Robert Earnshaw is likely to be recalled to the starting line-up.
Forest must overturn a 2-1 deficit if they are to reach the final at Wembley on May 22.