Kyel Reid makes his first appearance under new boss Mark Robins...
The City boss elects to make five changes from the side that travelled to MK Dons on Saturday, with Stuart Beavon and Kwame Thomas leading the line.
Marcus Tudgay is unavailable after sustaining an ankle injury, while Jones and Lameiras drop down to the bench. Ryan Haynes is recalled at left back, with Chris Stokes dropping out of the XI.
Gael Bigirimana replaces Ben Stevenson in midfield, with Kyel Reid playing on the left wing, and George Thomas on the right.
Coventry City: Burge (GK), Willis (C), Clarke, Rawson, Haynes, Reilly, Bigirimana, G.Thomas, Reid, Beavon, K. Thomas.
Subs: Charles-Cook (GK), Turnbull, Di. Kelly-Evans, Stokes, Stevenson, Jones, Lameiras.
Port Vale: Mehmet (GK), Purkiss (C), Streete, Taylor, Hooper, Foley, Kiko, Smith, Reeves, Eagles, Shodipo.
Subs: Fasan (GK), Bikey, Tanser, Turner, Cecilia, Tavares, Kelly.