The Norway international joined on loan until the end of the season from Dutch side Vitesse Arnhem on Thursday and will be included in David Flitcroft's squad, subject to international clearance.
Another new signing, former Rochdale and Celtic winger Paddy McCourt, is not expected to feature.
Midfielder Kelvin Etuhu is pushing for a start after making his first appearance of the season off the bench against Charlton last week following a hamstring injury.
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