Latics n Tykes
31st July 2007
Latics take on Barnsley at Oakwell tonight in the latest edition of Chris Hutchings preparation for the new season
There could be a couple of surprise additions to the Latics team tonight, not least the possible inclusion of Henri Camara
Latics boss Chris Hutchings said he was looking for a good work out for the team tonight against a lively Barnsley side.
He also said those players that didnt feature would be given a game tomorrow in a behind closed doors match against Rochdale
Barnsley Team News:
A full strength Barnsley squad with new signings Kayode Odejayi (Cheltenham, Rob Kozluk (Sheff Utd) and Andy Johnson (Leicester) expected to feature.
Rohan Rickets arrived recently from Wolves and he should provide pace to the Barnsley attack
Player to watch: Kayode Odejayi
£200,000 summer recruit from Cheltenham Town
The pacey forward scored 15 goals for the Whaddon Road club last season
Wigan Athletic Team News:
Latics take a strong squad to Oakwell and could have Henri Camara about tto make his first appearance of the pre-season and Michael Brown could make his Latics debut
Player to watch: Antonio Valencia
On fire following his exploits at the Copa America.
Valencia's been playing in a more central midfield role in recent friendlies and flourished in this position
Match Facts & Stats
Leeds United Vs Latics
Elland Road Saturday 4th August 2007