Latics kick-off Johnstone's Paint Trophy campaign with trip to the Alexandra Stadium.
- Latics handed trip to Crewe in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy second round.
- Gary Caldwell’s side were handed first round bye, as were the Alex.
- Wigan Athletic won the competition in 1985 and 1999.
Wigan Athletic will kick off their Johnstone’s Paint Trophy campaign against Crewe Alexandra after Saturday morning’s second round draw live on Soccer AM.
Latics and the Alex were handed byes in the first round and will meet for the second time this season after their Sky Bet League One encounter last weekend, Gary Caldwell's side coming out 1-0 winners thanks to a Michael Jacobs goal.
The tie will take place in the week commencing Monday 5th October 2015 and ticket details will be announced in due course.