Rangers' new signings El-Hadji Diouf, David Healy and Kyle Bartley are all in contention for the SPL clash.
However, striker Nikica Jelavic could miss the game with a groin strain.
Defender Kirk Broadfoot continues his recovery from a foot injury and is out for the foreseeable future.
Hearts striker Kevin Kyle remains on the sidelines for the game.
Kyle will miss a fifth consecutive match after suffering a groin injury but is expected to recover for the next game against Hamilton.
Calum Elliot (knee) also remains out while Lee Wallace is a fitness doubt, David Templeton will be rested and Arvydas Novikovas has joined St Johnstone on loan.
Rangers (from): McGregor, Whittaker, Papac, Weir, Bougherra, Davis, McCulloch, Edu, Naismith, Lafferty, Fleck, Diouf, Healy, Alexander, Bartley, Weiss, McMillan, Ness.
Jambos (from): Kello, Bouzid, Zaliukas, Stevenson, Palazuelos, Black, Driver, Elliott, Skacel, Glen, Jonsson, Mrowiec, C Thomson, Wallace, Obua, J Thomson, Santana, Balogh.