John Marquis returns to Portsmouth starting XI for Coventry clash

John Marquis returns to the Pompey starting XI for tonight’s game against Coventry.

Tuesday, 11th February 2020, 6:45 pm
Updated Tuesday, 11th February 2020, 6:47 pm
John Marquis

The striker represents the only change to the Blues side that recorded a ninth-successive win in all competitions at Tranmere on Saturday.

He replaces Ellis Harrison as Pompey’s lone striker in Kenny Jackett’s preferred 4-2-3-1 system, after sitting out the 2-0 win at Prenton Park.

Marquis has been in fine goalscoring form of late, netting six goals since the turn of the year.

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Harrison drops to the bench as Jackett sticks to the same match-day 18 that featured at Tranmere.

As expected, Andy Cannon didn’t travel to St Andrew’s because of a glute injury.