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26 December 2018

Breaking team news from the Hawthorns as Latics take on West Bromwich Albion in the Sky Bet Championship.

  • Sky Bet Championship Team News: West Bromwich Albion v Latics.
  • Latics make four changes to the starting XI to face the Baggies.
  • Michael Jacobs, Nick Powell and Antonee Robinson remain sidelined.

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Latics make four changes to the starting XI to take on West Bromwich Albion at the Hawthorns, with Chey Dunkley and Gavin Massey both returning to the starting line-up since their injury lay-offs in place of Lee Evans and Nathan Byrne, whilst Callum Connolly replaces Gary Roberts and Joe Garner starts up top in place of James Vaughan who doesn't make the squad having been replaced due to injury against Birmingham City.

Dan Burn makes his 100th Latics league appearance and joins the Wigan Athletic 100 club, whilst Christian Walton makes his 100th career league appearance.

Michael Jacobs (hamstring), Nick Powell (hamstring) and Antonee Robinson (ankle) remain unavailable.

West Bromwich Albion: Johnstone, Gibbs, Livermore (Capt), Phillips, Barry, Barnes, Gayle, Rodriguez, Adarabioyo, Dawson, Hegazi
Subs: Myhill, Brunt, Mears, Robson-Kanu, Sako, Morrison, Harper

Latics: Walton, Morsy (Capt), Windass, Massey, James, Naismith, Kipre, Dunkley, Connolly, Burn, Garner
Subs: Jones, Byrne, Gibson, Grigg, McManaman, Roberts, Evans

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