tough test for us.
"Hopefully it does generate a little bit of interest from the fans."
As for the team news, Marnick Vermijl was withdrawn early into the victory against the Saints with a head wound and Reece James is likely to be on standby if the Belgian full-back is unavailable.
"The boy didn't want to come off but he ended up with four stitches," revealed Joyce. "Although Reece came on and did extremely well."
The game, which kicks off at 19:00 BST, is exclusively live on MUTV.