The Sky Blues make three changes from the side that faced Shrewsbury Town last weekend.
City return to action at the Ricoh Arena as Mark Robins' side entertain Lee Bowyer's Charlton Athletic in Sky Bet League One football.
Brandon Mason, Jordan Shipley and Jordy Hiwula are the three changes that come into the starting eleven this afternoon.
Lee Burge starts in goal and he has a back four of Mason, Jordan Willis, Dom Hyam and Dujon Sterling in front of him.
In midfield, Shipley joins Liam Kelly, who captains the side, along with Tom Bayliss and Luke Thomas.
Conor Chaplin will partner the returning Hiwula, as the Sky Blues look to get back to winning ways on Boxing Day.
Sky Blues XI: Lee Burge (GK), Dujon Sterling, Dom Hyam, Jordan Willis, Brandon Mason, Liam Kelly (C), Tom Bayliss, Jordan Shipley, Luke Thomas, Jordy Hiwula, Conor Chaplin
Subs: Corey Addai (GK), Tom Davies, Jack Grimmer, Junior Brown, Zain Westbrooke, Reise Allassani, Jonson Clarke-Harris