Sheffield Wednesday midfielder Liam Palmer is in the squad but the Owls duo of Barry Bannan and Steven Fletcher will stay put at Hillsborough during the break.
Leeds United picked up a point and a clean sheet at Sheffield Wednesday on Saturday.
The Owls striker has been in impressive form this season for the Hillsborough side and continues to impress under new boss Garry Monk.
The Owls striker missed Tuesday night's Championship game as Garry Monk suffered his first defeat as Hillsborough boss.
The Owls duo have been impressive for the Hillsborough side this season but haven't made Steve Clarke's latest squad.
The Owls put in a top-class display as Garry Monk's return to Teesside saw the Hillsborough side claim an emphatic win.
Steven Fletcher has opened up on Scott Brown's career as a striker.
Fletcher reunited with his former Wolverhampton Wanderers teammate at Sheffield Wednesday.
The Sheffield Wednesday striker grew up a Celtic supporter.
Fletcher may have been a Norwich City player were it not for the Sheffield Wednesday midfielder's intervention.
Fluminense trio Evanilson, Wallace and Andre are all targets for Jurgen Klopp's Premier League leaders Liverpool.
Granit Xhaka looks like he might be on borrowed time at Arsenal.
Andraz Sporar has a brilliant goal return but Celtic should look closer.
Carlo Ancelotti will be in the Everton dugout for the very first time on Boxing Day.
Panathinaikos playmaker Giannis Bouzoukis is being linked with Scottish Premiership champions Celtic and Serie A challengers Inter Milan.
Dejan Lovren has found game-time hard to come by at Premier League leaders Liverpool this season so is Jurgen Klopp set to let him go?
Liverpool and Manchester United played out a controversial draw when the two met in October.
Crystal Palace, Southampton and Leeds United were each credited with an interest in Dundee United's Scott Banks earlier in the season.
Arsenal are reportedly looking to lure ex-Spurs talent Omari Forson back to North London.
Mikel Arteta's first game in charge of Arsenal will be away at Bournemouth on Boxing Day.