Feb 2, 2013 at 3pm UK at ​DW Stadium
WiganWigan Athletic
2-2
Southampton
Caldwell (25'), Maloney (90')
FT(HT: 1-0)
Schneiderlin (85'), Lambert (64')
Rodriguez (32'), Cork (53')

Preview: Wigan Athletic vs. Southampton

Preview: Wigan vs. Southampton
© PA Photos
Sports Mole looks ahead to this weekend's Premier League battle at the bottom of the table between Wigan and Southampton.

Wigan Athletic welcome Southampton to the DW Stadium this Saturday as they attempt to climb back out of the relegation zone.

The Saints have managed to put three points between themselves and the bottom three, despite losing 2-1 to Manchester United in new manager Mauricio Pochettino's second game in charge of the club.

Wigan, who have battled relegation in the last few seasons, will aim to begin an unbeaten run this weekend following their 2-2 draw against Stoke City on Tuesday.

The Latics could start Paul Scharner in defence following his return to the club, while Rickie Lambert is expected to lead the line for the Saints.

Recent form

Wigan: DLDLW

Southampton: LDDWD

Possible starting lineups

Wigan: Al-Habsi; Scharner, Caldwell, Figueroa; Boyce, McArthur, McCarthy, Espinoza, Beausejour; Maloney, Di Santo

Southampton: Boruc; Clyne, Yoshida, Hooiveld, Fox; Schneiderlin, Cork; Puncheon, Rodriguez, Ramirez; Lambert

Sports Mole says: 1-1

Paul Scharner
Read Next:
Martinez wants Scharner return
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Premier League
Championship
La Liga
Bundesliga
Ligue 1
League One
League Two
National League
Scottish Cup
Scottish League One
Scottish League Two
Segunda Division
Serie B
Ligue 2
Australian A-League
Belgian Pro League
Greek Superleague
Indian I-League
Liga MX
Eredivisie
Primeira Liga
Turkish Super Lig
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Wigan AthleticWigan27186353134060
2Blackburn RoversBlackburn27167450252555
3Shrewsbury TownShrewsbury27167436201655
4Scunthorpe UnitedScunthorpe28148639261350
5Bradford CityBradford28153104439548
6Charlton AthleticCharlton2813783733446
7Rotherham UnitedRotherham281351046361044
8Peterborough UnitedPeterborough2812794637943
9Portsmouth28133123432242
10Oxford UnitedOxford Utd29108114443138
11Gillingham2891093231137
12Doncaster RoversDoncaster2899103231136
13Fleetwood Town28106123943-436
14Bristol Rovers28113143944-536
15Plymouth ArgylePlymouth2998123138-735
16Walsall2789103438-433
17Blackpool2989123440-633
18Northampton TownNorthampton2995152749-2232
19AFC Wimbledon2787122431-731
20Southend UnitedSouthend2887133247-1531
21MK Dons2879122940-1130
22Oldham AthleticOldham2978144053-1329
23Rochdale26410122637-1122
24Bury2855182143-2220
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand