Ruben Lameiras and Jacob Murphy start for the Sky Blues against the Valiants as Mowbray is forced into defensive changes...
Coventry City manager Tony Mowbray has made three changes for the League One game against Port Vale.
Ruben Lameiras and Jacob Murphy come into the forward line just behind striker Adam Armstrong as Joe Cole gets back-to-back starts for the Sky Blues.
Captain Sam Ricketts returns to the side following his one-match suspension and will come in at centre-half to replace Ben Turner as Aaron Phillips continues his run right-back.
Coventry City: Charles-Cook (GK), Phillips, Ricketts (C), Martin, Stokes, Vincelot, Bigirimana, Lameiras, Murphy, Cole, Armstrong.
Subs: Burge (GK), Haynes, O'Brien, Maddison, Kent, Tudgay, Fortune.
Port Vale: Alnwick (GK), Purkiss, Dickinson (C), McGivern, Duffy, O'Connor, Foley, Daniel, Moore, Leitch-Smith, Grant.
Subs: Neal (GK), Streete, Birchall, Ikpeazu, Hooper, Yates, Kelly.