The Sky Blues continue their defence of the league's top spot as they take on Colchester United...
Nicky Eaden resumes his role in charge of City's U23s side as they face Colchester United in the Development League South.
Reice Charles-Cook continues in goal, with a back three of Dion Kelly-Evans, Cian Harries, Jack Finch. Skipper Devon Kelly-Evans will operate in an unfamiliar role at wingback, with Bilal Sayoud mirroring him on the opposite flank.
Jordan Shipley and Ivor Lawton, returning to the starting XI after recovering from a long-term knee injury, will be in midfield, with Kyle Spence, George Thomas and Jack McBean City's front three.
Coventry City U23: Charles-Cook (GK), Dev. Kelly-Evans (C), Di. Kelly-Evans, Harries, Finch, Sayoud, Lawton, Shipley, G. Thomas, Spence, McBean.
Subs: Scuza (GK), Whitmore, Eccles, Bayliss, Finn.