Callum Reilly returns from a hamstring injury to take his place in midfield...Mark Robins elects to make four change to the side that drew against Charlton Athletic on Good Friday, with Kwame Thomas reinstalled in attack.
Chris Stokes comes back into the City defence in the place of Ryan Haynes, with Callum Reilly included in a midfield three. Kyel Reid and George Thomas will be chief attacking support to lone striker Thomas, who replaces the injured Stuart Beavon.
Ruben Lameiras and Marcus Tudgay are the main attacking threat included on the bench.
Coventry City: Burge (GK), Willis (C), Turnbull, Rawson, Stokes, Bigirimana, Stevenson, Reilly, G. Thomas, Reid, K.Thomas.
Subs: Charles-Cook (GK), Di. Kelly-Evans, Foley, Gadzhev, Lameiras, Tudgay, Folivi.
Rochdale: Logan (GK), Rafferty, McNulty, McGahey, Andrew, Camps, Mendez-Laing, Keane, Allen, Bunney, Henderson (C).
Subs: Cannon (GK), Vincenti, Lund, Wilson, Rathbone, Morley, Kitching.