John Fleck also returns after missing the Notts County game while Nick Proschwitz keeps his place...
Coventry City have Reda Johnson back in the starting XI for today's crucial League One clash against Colchester United.
Johnson, who hasn't played for the first-team since January in the 2-2 draw with Rochdale, replaces Aaron Martin for his 18th appearance of the campaign.
John Fleck also returns for the Sky Blues after he missed the Notts County game, while Nick Proschwitz retains his place up front.
Coventry City: Burge, Willis, Pennington, Johnson, Stokes, Ward, Fleck, Barton, O'Brien, Proschwitz, Nouble.
Subs: Charles-Cook, Martin, Phillips, C.Thomas, Odelusi, Maddison, Jackson.
Colchester United: Walker, Wynter, Khumald, Gilbey (C), Eastman, Massey, Moncur, Murphy, Brindley, Lapslie, Porter.
Subs: Lewington, Briggs, Healey, Bonne, Szmodics, Sembie-Ferris, Harney.