Vuckic stepping up recovery, with seven first team squad members set to feature.
- Vuckic named in starting XI for Development Squad v Shrewsbury Town.
- On loan forward one of seven first team squad members named.
- Jack Hendry, Jordan Flores, Tim Chow, Sean Murray, Sanmi Odelusi and Ryan Jennings also in squad.
Slovenian international Haris Vuckic is set to step up his recovery from injury this afternoon after being named in the starting XI for Wigan Athletic's Final Third Development League fixture against Shrewsbury Town at Robin Park Arena, kick off 1.00pm.
The forward picked up an ankle injury in Latics' 3-2 defeat away to Port Vale on Saturday 12 September and has been absent since.
Several other members of the first team squad are also set to be involved this afternoon, with the team news as follows:
Latics: Evans, Baxendale, Burke, Hendry, Anson, Flores, Chow, Murray, Odelusi, Vuckic, Jennings
Subs: Absalom, Cosgrove, Robles, O'Brien, Lingard
Shrewsbury: Rowley, Patterson, Sadler, Trialist, Grogan, Gallagher, Whalley, Clark, McAlinden, Vernon, Caton
Subs: Roberts, Sears, Hughes, Jones, Anderson
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