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PRE-SEASON: RYAN COLCLOUGH, JAMIE WALKER AND LUKE BURGESS ON TARGET IN VICTORY OVER LIVERPOOL XI

12 July 2018

Ten first team players feature in 3-1 fitness match win against a Liverpool XI.

  • Pre-Season: Liverpool XI 1 Wigan Athletic 3.
  • Ryan Colclough, Jamie Walker and Luke Burgess on target.
  • Ten first team players featured in behind closed doors fitness match.

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Ten Wigan Athletic first team players featured in a 3-1 fitness match victory over against a Liverpool XI on Wednesday afternoon, with Ryan Colclough, Jamie Walker and substitute Luke Burgess all on target to bring Latics from 1-0 down to win.

Jamie Jones, Reece James, Terell Thomas, Kal Naismith, Shaun MacDonald, Leo Da Silva Lopes, Walker, Colclough and Devante Cole all started, with Burgess the 10th professional to appear when he came off the bench to score.

Latics' behind-closed-doors friendlies follow two weeks of work back at the Training Centre, as well as a number of sessions at Jennings Gym and XFit Chorley as the players continue to prepare for the 2018-19 Sky Bet Championship season.

Pre-season fixtures begin on Saturday 14 July with a trip to Prenton Park to face Tranmere Rovers, before a Latics XI travel to Chesterfield's Proact Stadium to take part in goalkeeper Tommy Lee's testimonial. A trip north of the border to Ibrox Stadium will see Latics play their final warm up fixture against Steven Gerrard's Rangers FC on Sunday 29 July ahead of the first game of the season against Sheffield Wednesday at the DW Stadium on Saturday 4 August.

Tranmere Rovers and Rangers v Wigan Athletic Ticket Details

2018-19 Wigan Athletic Home Kit Launch Event


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