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Two changes for City

18 August 2012

City boss Andy Thorn hands debuts to John Fleck and Adam Barton against Yeovil

Coventry City boss Andy Thorn makes two changes to his side for today's League One season opener against Yeovil Town.

Midfielders John Fleck and Adam Barton make their competitive debuts for the Sky Blues at Huish Park in place of Gary McSheffrey and Carl Baker.

Joe Murphy starts in goal for the Sky Blues behind an unchanged back four of Jordan Clarke, Richard Wood, Reece Brown and Chris Hussey.

Skipper Kevin Kilbane and Billy Daniels retain their midfield starting spots after Tuesday night's 1-0 Capital One Cup win over Dagenham alongside Fleck and Barton with Cody McDonald partnering Callum Ball up front.


Coventry City: Murphy, Clarke, Hussey, Brown, Wood, Daniels, Fleck, Barton, Kilbane (c), McDonald, Ball
Subs: Dunn (GK), Malaga, McSheffrey, Baker, Edjenguele, Elliott, Jennings

Yeovil Town: Stech, Ayling, McAllister (c), Hinds, Webster, Blizzard, Upson, Hayter, Reid, Foley, Ugwu
Subs: Stewart (GK), K Brown, Young, Ralph, C Brown

Referee: David Phillips
Assistant Referees: William Bull, Mark Pottage
Fourth Official: Adrian Tranter

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