PLYMOUTH: McCormick 7 - Connolly 7, Timar 7, Kouo-Doumbe 5 (Campbell, 46mins, 6), Sawyer 6 - *HALMOSI 8 (Hodges, 81mins), Abdou 6, Nalis
7, Peterson 6 - MacLean 7 (Fallon, 86mins), Easter 7.
But midfielder Nalis
has shrugged off Ebanks-Blake's departure and is backing Paul Sturrock to bring in fresh blood capable of earning the club a play-off spot.
led Plymouth's protests and was booked as a result before being sent off 20 minutes later for kicking the ball away.
, who scored two goals for the Sky Blues during his month-long loan, has gone back at his own request for both personal and professional reasons.
, meanwhile, admitted that it was hard for him to settle at City but insists he always tried to give his best for a team that is clearly lacking in confidence.
, who said he felt totally match-fit, added: 'I couldn't tell you if I will be here after Sunday as I haven't spoken with either manager regarding the situation so I have no idea.
Fortunately for them, midfielder Nalis
has stepped up to the plate, bagging five goals of his own, and with that record he should be on your shortlist of players who merit a goal-minutes buy.
In the 27th minute former Kilmarnock midfielder Peter Canero's cross was not properly cleared and from the edge of the box Nalis
lashed the ball into the bottom corner of keeper Luke Steele's net.
Sizing up the situation he cleverly curled a cross to the back of the six-yard area where Nalis
timed his run perfectly to side-foot home his second goal of the season in front of the delighted travelling supporters.
Four of the players - Nalis
, Dickov, Scowcroft and Sinclair - were being held over allegations of sexual assault and breaking and entering.
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