Wigan vs Manchester United preview

Wigan Athletic will welcome Manchester United at the DW stadium. The latics defeated Aston Villa 3-0 away from home to get to the 16th position. The 'Reds' were 2-0 winners over West Bromwich Albion at the Old Trafford stadium.

Wigan Athletic
Al Habsi-Caldwell,Ramis,Figueroa-Boyce,Jones,McCarthy,Beausejour-Maloney-Di Santo,Kone

Manchester United
De Gea-Smalling,Evans,Vidic,Evra-Valencia,Cleverley,Carrick,Young-Van Persie,Chicharito

Antolin Alcarez is unlikely to feature in this match. It's still unclear whether the player has fully recovered from injury. Albert Crusat,Ryo Miyaichi,Piscu and Ben Watson are all out of this game due to injuries.
Robin Van Persie

Phil Jones could stage a return to the starting line up after he sustained an injury against Swansea City.
Meanwhile, Nani, Rooney and Anderson are all out due to knocks.

  • Wigan failed to score in seven of the league matches they've played this season. 
  • United were beaten the last time they paid a visit to the DW stadium. Shawn Maloney scored the only goal of the day.
  • Sir Alex Ferguson's men have scored 18 goals  from corners this season.
  • Manchester United have fallen behind in 11 of their 20 premier league games this season.
  • Victor Moses was the chief tormentor of the United attack the last time they met. 
Our prediction: Wigan 1-4 Manchester United