Midfielder opts for number 8 after initially selecting number 50.
- Sam Morsy now Wigan Athletic number 8.
- chooses new number after initially becoming number 50 at Latics.
- Morsy replaces Don Cowie as Latics’ number 8 after the Scot left the club earlier on Friday.
Wigan Athletic’s latest midfield acquisition Sam Morsy will now wear the club’s number 8 shirt, after initially selecting the number 50.
The number 8 became available when it was confirmed that former Scotland international midfielder Don Cowie has left Latics by mutual consent and Morsy then requested to go for a more orthodox number.
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