Live: Wigan Athletic v Preston North End
Preston North End face Wigan Athletic at the DW Stadium in their latest pre-season friendly on Friday evening
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LIVE: Wigan vs PNE
Last updated: Thursday, 01 January, 1970, 01:00
Ton up for Hughes
Andrew Hughes will make it 100 PNE appearances this evening for PNE, since joining from Peterborough United.
There are seven changes to PNE’s team tonight, with two of their isolating players back into the fold.
Maguire and Sinclair come in up top and Patrick Bauer makes his first start since December 2020.
Mansfield’s Starting XI
PNE Starting XI: Iversen, Storey, Bauer, Hughes, van den Berg, Whiteman, Johnson, Cunningham, Potts, Sinclair, Maguire.
Subs: Ripley, Rafferty, Earl, Harrop, Thomas, Riis, Rodwell-Grant.
Team news coming soon
Team news will be announced soon and it will be interesting which way Frankie McAvoy chooses to go, he could rotate and give those out of the team a chance to prove themselves or go with his strongest team to ensure they get through.
A cup run saw Manchester City come to Deepdale not long ago so there is a recent reason to look ahead a few rounds.
The Wigan keeper makes a fine one-handed stop to keep out Thomas’ deflected shot