Andy Thorn partners McDonald and Ball upfront for Capital One Cup clash
City boss Andy Thorn has partnered Cody McDonald and Callum Ball upfront for the Sky Blues' Capital One Cup clash away at Dagenham.
In his first starting line up of the 2012/13 season Thorn starts Joe Muprhy in goal behind a back four of Richard Wood, Reece Brown, Chris Hussey and Jordan Clarke.
Kevin Kilbane and Billy Daniels sit in the middle of the park flanked by Gary McSheffrey and Carl Baker in what is though to be a diamond midfield four with McDonald and Ball up top.
Coventry City: Murphy, Hussey, Clarke, Brown, Wood, Kilbane, Daniels, Baker, McSheffrey, Ball, McDonald
Subs: Dunn (GK), Malaga, Elliott, Jeffers, O'Donovan, Edjenguele, Garner
Dagenham and Redbridge: Lewington, Ilesanmi, Doe, Spillane, Scott, Elito, Howell, Hoyte, Ogogo (c), Wooodall, Bingham
Subs: Davies (GK), Wilkinson, Williams, D Green, Reed, DJ Green, Dennis
Referee: I Williamson
Assistants: A Coggins, N Lugg
Fourth Official: J Hopkins