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PREVIEW: OLDHAM V WIGAN ATHLETIC

PUBLISHED

20:49 31st March 2014

by Nick Taylor

Latics look to edge closer to Final Third Development League West title.

Wigan Athletic travel to Oldham Athletic in the Final Third Development League West, looking to extend their lead at the top of the division.

Oldham Athletic v Wigan Athletic
Final Third Development League
Tuesday 1 April 2014, kick off 1.00pm
Chapel Road Training Ground, Oldham

Preview

Latics head into the game on somewhat of a hot streak, with back-to-back league victories split around a Final Third Development League Cup victory over Morecambe which saw them through to the semi-finals of the competition.

The Development Squad are currently top of the FTDL on 25 points with just three games remaining and a game in hand over second place Walsall on 21 points.

A victory over Oldham would almost guarantee top spot for Latics, with Port Vale in third on 19 points and Wrexham in fourth on 17 points, both also having three games to play.

Follow the game live

Text updates will be available from the game with our interactive service Latics Wall.

You can follow the action on Latics Wall by [clicking here] and we will also provide major incidents, goals and 15-minute updates with @LaticsOfficial on Twitter.

Team news

Latics: Nicholls, Leigh, Garcia, Harrison, Wilson, Meadows, Jennings, Ainscough, Antelmi, Chow (c), Johnson
Subs: Marosi, Andres, Balogun, Flores, Poole

Other games (all to be played on Wednesday 2 April)

Tranmere Rovers (8th) v Port Vale (3rd)
Walsall (2nd) v Shrewsbury Town (7th)
Wrexham (4th) v Morecambe (6th)

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