Robins makes four changes for Crawley

Tue 06 Nov 2012
Author: Kieran Crowley

Robins was impressed by a dominant second half performance from the Sky Blues

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The City boss makes several changes to the City side...

Coventry City manager Mark Robins has made four changes to the side which beat Arlesey Town in the FA Cup First Round.

Cody McDonald starts up front alongside David McGoldrick with James Bailey returning to the midfield.

Richard Wood starts in defence with Jordan Clarke expected to start in left-back position ahead of Jamie Reckord.


Teams

Coventry City: Murphy (GK), Clarke, Wood, Edjenguele, Christie, Bailey, Jennings, Fleck, Baker (c), McGoldrick, McDonald

Subs: Dunn (GK), Cameron, McSheffrey, Ball, O'Donovan, Moussa, Reckord.

Crawley Town: Jones (GK), Sadler, Hunt, Bulman, Adams, Jones, Davis, Clarke, Alexander (c), Simpson, McFadzean.

Subs: Kuipers (GK), Connolly, Torres, Walsh, Ajose, Akinde, Cooper.

Referee: S Rushton 
Assistant Referees: D Gratton, S Garratt
Fourth Official: G Law

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