Injury report: Gestede, Adama, Grealish, Kozak and Sanchez
Rudy Gestede is fit to face Stoke City this weekend.
Villa take on the Potters with a 3pm kick-off on Saturday.
Gestede has been missing since coming off in the second half against West Brom at The Hawthorns.
The summer signing has returned to training this week and is in line for the Potters clash.
Rémi Garde also confirmed that Adama Traore is "getting better".
However the winger, signed from Barcelona, won't be ready for the weekend.
He has not featured since coming off late on in the away clash with Sunderland.
Garde revealed that Jack Grealish, Libor Kozak and Carlos Sanchez are also out.
Grealish is struggling with an ankle problem and hasn't featured since coming on as a sub against Man City in the FA Cup.
Kozak also has an ankle problem while Sanchez has a hamstring issue, which flared up in the home win over Wycombe Wanderers.