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27 October 2018

Breaking team news from Bramall Lane as Latics take on Sheffield United.

  • Sky Bet Championship Team News: Sheffield United v Wigan Athletic.
  • Four changes for Latics as Nathan Byrne, Antonee Robinson, Gary Roberts and Nick Powell come in
  • Lee Evans and Darron Gibson unavailable. Gavin Massey, Will Grigg and Michael Jacobs remain injured.

Latics make four changes to their starting XI from Tuesday night's defeat at Millwall, with Nathan Byrne, Antonee Robinson, Gary Roberts and Nick Powell all returning to the team against Sheffield United in place of Kal Naismith, Cedric Kipre, Lee Evans and James Vaughan.

Darron Gibson is serving the final game of his three-match suspension, with Evans also unavailable due to his current loan status from the Blades.

Gavin Massey, Michael Jacobs and Will Grigg remain on the longer term injured list.

Robinson returns from a two-game absence. Kipre on the bench means that Burn will partner Dunkley in defence.

Sheffield United: Henderson, Stevens, Fleck, O'Connell, Basham, Clarke, Sharp (Capt), Norwood, McGoldrick, Freeman, Stearman
Subs: Moore, Baldock, Woodburn, Coutts, Johnson, Cranie, Washington

Latics: Walton, Byrne, Robinson, Morsy (Capt), Windass, James, Roberts, Dunkley, Powell, Connolly, Burn
Subs: Jones, Vaughan, McManaman, Lopes, Naismith, Kipre, Garner

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