The Sky Blues look to bounce back from Saturday's disappointing defeat at Norwich with a win over Scunthorpe on Tuesday night.
The Iron themselves could do with the points after three straight reverses.
Vital Quotes: Iain Dowie
'It is very important we get a result and get back up in that top six area.'
Jack Cork (Scunthorpe defender): 'If we keep playing well, like we have in the last two home games, we'll definitely get results.'
Coventry City Team News:
Iain Dowie has options to change things around from Saturday with Leon McKenzie, Wayne Andrews, Ellery Cairo and Julian Gray all pushing for a start.
Player to watch: Wayne Andrews
Could get a start on Tuesday and with Michael Mifsud out and City lacking a cutting edge, has the chance to make an impact.
Scunthorpe United Team News:
An x-ray on Cliff Byrne's recent injury has shown a broken fibula which will keep him out until the new year.
Player to watch: Tomi Ameobi
The on-loan Leeds striker could start after coming on as a substitute against Hull City at the weekend.
Match Facts & Stats
This is the first ever league meeting between the two sides and the first at all since 1954.
Michael Jones of Cheshire takes charge
Sheffield United at home for the Sky Blues, Plymouth away for Scunthorpe.