Head coach Jose Morais is confident that his Barnsley side can boost their survival hopes by defeating Derby 'against the odds'.
Barnsley winger Adam Hammill insists they deserve to stay in the Championship and has called for one final push.
Derby midfielder George Thorne is back in contention for the home game against Barnsley.
Nottingham Forest left Barnsley fighting for Championship survival as Aitor Karanka's side cruised to a comfortable 3-0 success at the City Ground.
Paul Heckingbottom helped push his old club closer to relegation as his Leeds side beat Barnsley 2-1 at a sun-drenched Elland Road.
Leeds trio Pontus Jansson, Liam Cooper and Adam Forshaw could return to contention for the visit of boss Paul Heckingbottom's former club Barnsley.
Ipswich have installed Bryan Klug as caretaker manager following Mick McCarthy's sudden exit on Tuesday night.
Ipswich dented Barnsley's bid to climb out of the relegation zone with a 1-0 victory at Portman Road.
Ipswich skipper Luke Chambers will miss the home game against Barnsley after being ruled out for the rest of the season.
Barnsley gave their survival chances a huge boost with a 3-2 over South Yorkshire rivals Sheffield United at Oakwell.
Barnsley boss Jose Morais could choose from an unchanged squad for the home game against Sheffield United.