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TEAM NEWS: Coventry City v Sheffield United - George Thomas is handed first senior team start of the 2015/16 season

30 April 2016

The Sky Blues look to secure their twelfth home win of the season at the Ricoh Arena as they line up against the Blades...

Tony Mowbray makes four changes as the Sky Blues embark upon their final home game of the 2015/16 season. 

George Thomas, a standout U21s performer, gets another first team call up as he starts in the number 10 position. Thomas comes in off the back of netting five goals in as many appearances for the U21s. 

Joe Cole comes in to midfield having been rested from the squad that travelled to Doncaster last weekend. Sam Ricketts is ruled out following a knee injury.

Stephen Hunt comes in to fullback, as Romain Vincelot takes the captains armband. Marc-Antoine Fortune will start up top.

Teams

Coventry City: Charles-Cook (GK), Martin, Stephens, Hunt, Vincelot (C), Fleck, Cole, Rose, Thomas, Armstrong, Fortune.

Subs: Addai (GK), Phillips, Harries, Jones, Gadzhev, Tudgay, Lameiras.

Sheffield United: Long (GK), Baptiste, Basham, Edgar, McEveley (C), Whiteman, Coutts, Flynn, Adams, Sharp, Done.

Subs: Ramsdale (GK), Kelly, McGahey, Reed, Brooks, Woolford, Sammon. 

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