The Argentinian striker was rested for Tuesday night’s Carling Cup victory against Watford but will play alongside Jermaine Beckford, with Mike Grella dropping to the bench.
Manager Simon Grayson is unlikely to make any other changes to his starting XI.
United’s talisman Beckford limped off against the Hornets, but Grayson revealed he was only withdrawn as a precaution.
Former Ipswich defender Richard Naylor will not feature as he remains sidelined with a back injury after undergoing surgery earlier this summer.
Full-back Ben Parker is also not yet ready to return as he continues to struggle with a hamstring problem.
The Yorkshire club will be looking to maintain their 100% record this season.