Nicky Eaden takes charge of the Sky Blues' Development side as they begin their campaign against Bolton U23s...
Lee Burge starts in goal after recovering from a shoulder injury, with James Pearson and Dion Kelly-Evans also included as part of the back four.
Callum Maycock anchors the midfield, with Tom Bayliss, Jordan Shipley and Devon Kelly-Evans further forward.
Kwame Thomas, after a spell on the sidelines through injury, partners Jordan Ponticelli in attack.
Coventry City XI: Burge (GK), Di. Kelly-Evans (C), Ford, Pearson, Leahy, Maycock, Bayliss, Shipley, Dev. Kelly-Evans, Ponticelli, K.Thomas.
Coventry City Subs: Addai (GK), Thompson, Hickman, Finn, Trialist.