Gabby Agbonlahor and Jores Okore also feature in manager Tim Sherwood's latest injury update.
Leroy Fer made his first appearance of the season for Queens Park Rangers against Fulham.
Leeds United striker Lee Erwin is reportedly set to head out on loan to gain first-team experience.
Everton's Gerard Deulofeu made his first start of the season against West Bromwich Albion on Monday night, and claimed two assists.
Once part of the Barcelona La Masia youth setup, Josimar Quintero signed for Chelsea over the summer and is off the mark in the UEFA Youth League.
Aldridge wants to see Ings and Sturridge continue their partnership up front when they make the short trip to take on Everton at Goodison Park.
The Aston Villa starlet has opted for England over the Republic of Ireland after months of deliberation.
Arsenal have been linked with yet another talented teenager.
Leeds United took on Queens Park Rangers in their most recent development match.
Gary Neville suggests that Newcastle United are stuck in the mid-1990s.
It is being reported in Italy that Inter midfielder Fredy Guarin is back on Manchester United's radar and has become unsettled again at San Siro.
The recent form of some Championship sides, namely Forest, Cardiff, Fulham & Bournemouth, makes for some interesting reading.
Manchester City blew a two-goal lead to draw with CSKA Moscow, leaving their Champions League hopes in the balance.