Rangers will face Middlesbrough away from home at the Riverside Stadium in the Championship in a few minutes’ time.
Austin is not part of the matchday squad, and he has explained why on Twitter.
Minor calf injury nothing serious, let's get behind the lads tonight #qpr— Charlie Austin (@chazaustin9) November 20, 2015
Enough of what? You should attack my missus because you have had enough!!! https://t.co/kQJZjdKi5G— Charlie Austin (@chazaustin9) November 20, 2015
@chazaustin9 the fans have had enough Charlie.— Truth and Justice (@number8buser) November 20, 2015
QPR, who got relegated from the Premier League at the end of last season, are 13th in the Championship table at the moment with 20 points from 16 matches, eight points behind sixth-place Birmingham City.
The London outfit are in a poor run of a form at the moment and have not won a competitive match since October 24.
Meanwhile, Middlesbrough currently find themselves fourth in the standings with 30 points from 16 games.