Balogun Back For Wigan Vs Blackburn Championship Clash –


Wigan Athletic manager Paul Cook has confirmed Leon Balogun is fit for Saturday’s Sky Bet Championship clash against Blackburn Rivers at the DW Stadium, reports

The centre-back missed last weekend’s 2-0 away win against Huddersfield Town due to injury.

The Nigerian international, who extended his stay with Latics on Thursday featured in a practice match against Fleetwood Town at the DW Stadium on Tuesday, alongside Jamie Jones, Jensen Weir, Kal Naismith, Tom Pearce, Lewis Macleod, Lee Evans, Jan Mlakar, Joe Gelhardt, Michael Jacobs, Alex Dobre, Joe Garner and U23 squad members Emeka Obi, Olly Crankshaw and Divin Baningime.

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“Leon Balogun is fit now. We’ve also got Gary Roberts who felt something in his calf and Gavin Massey who is in the real late stages of coming back,”Cook stated during his pre-match press conference on Thursday…

Source: Complete Sports