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6 October 2018

Breaking team news from Wigan Athletic's trip to Preston North End in the Sky Bet Championship.

  • Preston North End v Wigan Athletic Team News.
  • Two changes to the starting XI, Will Grigg and Samy Morsy in.
  • Dan Burn makes his long-awaited return from injury to make the bench.

Latics make two changes to the starting XI, with captain Samy Morsy returning from a hamstring complaint and striker Will Grigg spear-heading the attack against Preston North End.

Former North End forward Joe Garner drops to the bench, as does Welsh midfielder Lee Evans.

Dan Burn makes the match day squad for the first time this season following a pre-season foot injury in the friendly against Rangers FC at Ibrox. Nathan Byrne also returns to the squad following a short illness.

Preston North End: Maxwell, Fisher, Clarke (Capt), Storey, Hughes, Pearson, Johnson, Browne, Nmecha, Robinson, Barkhuizen
Subs: Rudd, Davies, Earl, Gallagher, Barker, Moult, Maguire

Latics: Walton, Robinson, Gibson, Morsy (Capt), Grigg, Windass, James, Jacobs, Kipre, Dunkley, Powell
Subs: Jones, Byrne, McManaman, Roberts, Burn, Evans, Garner

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