Dagenham will again be without Rhys Murphy when they host Colchester in the first round of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy.
The striker, who has netted twice in five appearances this season, continues to be ruled out with a back injury, though it is not currently known how long he will be sidelined for.
Boss Wayne Burnett has no other injury or suspension worries as they look to pull off an upset against their League One opponents.
Teenage left-back Jack Connors could be handed a debut while Afolabi Obafemi is in contention for a first start in attack, following five substitute appearances this season.
Colchester could ring the changes for their trip to east London as the U's look to bounce back a disappointing weekend.
Joe Dunne's side suffered their first league defeat of the campaign against Leyton Orient at the weekend and face Coventry on Saturday.
He is therefore expected to freshen things up for the cup tie, with the likes of Andy Bond, Alex Gilbey, Drey Wright and Clinton Morrison all looking for a chance to impress.
Goalkeeper Mark Cousins will hope for a first appearance of the season, having played second fiddle to Chelsea loanee Sam Walker.