Last Updated: Fri, 20 Sep 2013 09:42
Bournemouth will assess Charlie Daniels and Shaun MacDonald ahead of the trip to Middlesbrough.
The pair both started in Tuesday's 1-0 win over Barnsley but picked up problems, making them doubts for the long journey.
Manager Eddie Howe has confirmed that the game will come too soon for Harry Arter and Mohamed Coulibaly. Andrew Surman will also miss out with a sprained ligament in his left ankle.
Howe also confirmed that long-term absentee Matt Ritchie has also had a set-back in his return from injury and, at this stage, it is unknown when he will return, but record signing Tokelo Rantie is pushing for a start after an eye-catching substitute display in midweek.
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