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MATCH PREVIEW: WIGAN ATHLETIC V MK DONS

6 April 2018

The key facts and figures ahead of Latics' Sky Bet League One clash with MK Dons.

  • Match Preview: Wigan Athletic v MK Dons.
  • All of the key information ahead of the Sky Bet League One clash at the DW Stadium as Latics look to start a winning run in their final eight matches.
  • Pay on the day available via cash turnstiles on the East and South Stands.

WIGAN ATHLETIC V MK DONS
SKY BET LEAGUE ONE
SATURDAY 7 APRIL 2018
DW STADIUM
KICK OFF 3.00PM

PRE-MATCH

Latics return to the DW Stadium this weekend in search of another winning run in Sky Bet League One following Easter Monday's defeat to Portsmouth, with Dan Micciche's MK Dons the visitors.

MK themselves suffered defeat on Monday at the hands of Blackburn Rovers, but have previously been in good form as they aim to stay in the division amongst the relegation battlers.

FORM GUIDE

Form Guide Wigan Athletic v MK Dons

LAST FIVE IN LEAGUE ONE

Latics - WWWWL, 12 points, 10 scored, 2 conceded
MK Dons – WWDWL, 10 points, 8 scored, 6 conceded

HOME AND AWAY

Latics at home – 11 wins, 6 draw, 2 defeats, 30 scored, 9 conceded
MK Dons on the road – 4 wins, 4 draws, 11 defeats, 17 scored, 28 conceded

LEADING GOAL SCORERS IN LEAGUE ONE

Latics – Nick Powell 14, Will Grigg 13, Michael Jacobs 10
MK Dons – Chuks Aneke 9, Kieran Agard 5, five players on 3 goals

Nick Powell v Oldham Athletic

Nick Powell scored his 14th of the season against Oldham Athletic on Good Friday.

HEAD-TO-HEAD RECORD

League: Latics 1 win – scored 1, conceded 0
All competitions: 2 wins, 1 draw – scored 7, conceded 4

TEAM NEWS

Team News Wigan Athletic v MK Dons

Latics are injury and suspension free heading into the weekend, giving Paul Cook and his management staff a full squad to choose from for the visit of MK Dons.

Dan Micciche welcomed Scott Golbourne back into his side for 45 minutes against Blackburn Rovers on Easter Monday, with defender Elliott Ward also available for selection against Latics.

Stoke City loanee Josh Tymon and Middlesbrough loanee Marcus Tavernier have returned to MK Dons to rejoin the main training group following rehabilitation at their respective parent clubs, whilst Osman Sow still remains a week away from a return.

Defender Joe Walsh and midfielder Alex Gilbey are MK Dons' long term injury problems, with the former Latics man out with a season-ending knee complaint.

IN REVERSE


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