The skipper has been sidelined with a shin problem which has forced him to miss six games and England's World Cup qualifiers.
Kortney Hause is back in training following a foot injury while Wesley (knee) is closing in on a return after 15 months out.
Fulham have no fresh injury concerns after all of their international players reported back in good health.
Aston Villa provisional squad: Martinez, Steer, Heaton, Mings, Engles, Elmohamady, Cash, Targett, Taylor, Konsa, Hause, McGinn, Luiz, Barkley, Grealish, Sanson, Trezeguet, El Ghazi, Ramsey, Nakamba, Davis, Traore, Watkins.
Fulham provisional squad: Areola, Tete, Andersen, Tosin, Aina, Anguissa, Reed, Lemina, Lookman, Loftus-Cheek, Cavaleiro, Fabri, Hector, Ream, Bryan, Onomah, Kongolo, Robinson, Mitrovic, Decordova-Reid, Maja.