League leaders Watford are the first of three visitors to the Ricoh Arena in a week that could prove crucial to Coventry City’s on and off-field future.
Hornets boss Adrian Boothroyd after Saturday’s win over Hull City: ‘If we keep doing what we doing we’ll be up there.
‘I don’t envisage myself getting carried away but it’s a good start.’
Iain Dowie told the club website after the reverse at Plymouth: ‘We have to pick ourselves up because we have a very tough week ahead.’
Coventry City Team News:
Changes surely afoot for the Sky Blues after a tame 1-0 defeat at Plymouth on Saturday.
Player to watch: Julian Gray
Provides the width in the Sky Blues side and may have Kevin Kyle to aim for on Tuesday.
Watford Team News:
Lee Williamson remains suspended after his recent sending-off at Scunthorpe and John-Joe O’Toole should again deputise.
Player to watch: Marlon King
King and strike partner Darius Henderson will provide a tough test for the Sky Blues back-line, with Nathan Ellington waiting in the wings as well.
Match Facts & Stats
Coventry were 3-1 winners on Watford’s only other visit to the Ricoh, Adebola, Flood and McSheffrey getting the goals just over two years ago.
Lee Probert of Wiltshire is set to take charge.
Crystal Palace away for Watford, Colchester United at home for the Sky Blues.