On the DW home field, Wigan Athletic are showing signs of prosperity in the bottom group of the group will have a tough challenge named Preston North End black horse is leveling out in the top group at the 31st match. lost the fifth round in a row to level the score with the Premier League play-off group next season. Or Wigan will regain success in the first leg and win the 3rd round in a row from which to exit the red light group.


When playing at their home, Wigan Athletic could not lose to Preston North End in the last 5 encounters and they are also confident at home with only 1 defeat against Bristol City. Recent 5 matches. This match, Sam Morsy will need to be careful if he does not want to be absent in the next round against Middlesbrough because he has got 9 yellow cards, the most of the squad at the moment. Wigan are saving themselves in the tough relegation battle, they won two recent rounds against Sheffield Wednesday and second-place team Leeds United, thereby separating the red light group is only 2 points.

Preston North End's Darnell Fisher received 10 yellow cards and was given a suspended sentence in the previous round, so he will return to midfield, a quality boost for Preston End when he is the No. 2 passer of the season team. With 4 assists, Daniel Johnson also has 4 assists, but he is also the number one striker of the team with 9 goals. Preston End are in a slumping form with only 2 wins in the last 6 rounds despite their unbeaten 4th round in a row, the previous round they let direct competition promotion Swansea City from Wales hold with 1: 1 at home, veteran Scott Sinclair helped them open the score in the 28th minute but they also to equalize quickly just 5 minutes later. This is Preston's 8th draw this season, they are 3 points behind the top 6 play-off promotion.