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U18 PREVIEW: BURY V WIGAN ATHLETIC

7 April 2015

Second versus third in the Youth Alliance as Latics travel to Bury.

  • Bury v Latics at the JD Stadium, 7.00pm kick off.
  • Second place Shakers v third place Latics in title chasing clash.
  • Latics with game in hand of both Bury and leaders Rochdale.

Bury v Wigan Athletic
Tuesday 7 April 2015, kick off 7.00pm
JD Stadium

Football League Youth Alliance

PREVIEW

With just three league games remaining after tonight's trip to second place side Bury, Latics head to the JD Stadium third in the Football League Youth Alliance on 55 points from 26 matches.

Bury themselves sit second on 59 from 27 matches, with Rochdale (who Latics still have to play) top of the pile on 60 from 27 matches.

Bury were held to a 0-0 draw with Burnley at the weekend, and Rochdale recorded a 3-3 draw against Oldham Athletic, giving Latics the chance to close the gap at the top, extending their unbeaten league run to 20 games since 20 September 2014 with a 2-0 victory away to Port Vale.

TEAM NEWS

Last starting XI v Port Vale: Evans, Baxendale, Lambert, Gregory, Harrison, McNally, Lang (Bannister 73), Purzycki, Barrigan (Randell 82), Robles (Sang 84), Lingard

FOLLOW THE GAME

Admission for this evening at the JD Stadium is £5.00 for adults, £2.50 for concessions and FREE for Under 16s.

You can follow the game live with our free interactive service Latics Wall, bringing you minute-by-minute text commentary and debate.

Goal and major incident updates will also be available on Twitter via @LaticsOfficial.


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