Joe Cole also starts for the Sky Blues as City look for their first win of 2016 against the Alex...Coventry City manager Tony Mowbray has brought Adam Armstrong and Joe Cole back into the side against Crewe Alexandra.
The Sky Blues face the Alex at Gresty Road and Mowbray has made changes to the side which claimed a 1-1 draw against Chesterfield.
Joe Cole comes into the side for Ryan Kent and Adam Armstrong starts in place of Marc-Antoine Fortune up front.
Coventry City: Charles-Cook (GK), Phillips, Ricketts, Stokes, Haynes, Fleck, Vincelot, Cole, Murphy, Maddison, Armstrong.
Subs: Burge (GK), Bigirimana, Lameiras, Kent, O'Brien, Tudgay, Fortune.
Crewe Alexandra: Garratt (GK), Turton, Guthrie, Nugent, Lowe, Haber, Fox (C), King, Jones, Colclough, Ajayi.
Subs: Richards (GK), Atkinson, Inman, Cooper, Bingham, Baillie, Ng.