Latics' Development Squad starlets feature on the opening weekend of non-league action.
- Loan Report: Luke Burgess made debut for National League leaders Barrow.
- Jordan Perrin featured for Stockport Town against Cheadle Heath Nomads.
- Burgess a 66th minute substitute, Perrin featured for the full 90 minutes.
Latics' loan duo both made debuts for their respective teams on Saturday, with Luke Burgess involved in Barrow's 3-0 thrashing of Havant and Waterlooville to claim an early leading place in the National League, and Jordan Perrin between the sticks for Stockport Town in an opening day 2-0 defeat to Cheadle Heath Nomads.
Barrow were 2-0 up thanks to goals from Jack Hindle and Tyler Smith before Burgess' introduction in the 66th minute for Josh Kay, with Hindle on target for second time six minutes later to round off the Bluebirds' win.
Josh Kay goes off to a standing ovation, Luke Burgess replaces him! pic.twitter.com/I7Y5tltIm8— Barrow A.F.C. (@BarrowAFC) August 4, 2018
Perrin featured in the North West Counties First Division South, were he made his debut in a 2-0 defeat for Stockport Town against Cheadle Heath Nomads.