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76'
S. Maguire
Yellow Card
68'
L. Evans
Goal
2 - 0
44'
Sam Morsy
Yellow Card
34'
R. Ledson
Red Card
11'
L. Clarke
K. Naismith
1 - 0

Match Stats

Possession
44% 55%
6
2
Shots Off Target
Shots On Target 5 1
Total Passes 340 424
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Match ends, Wigan Athletic 2, Preston North End 0.
90' + 4' Second Half ends, Wigan Athletic 2, Preston North End 0.
90' + 4' Corner, Wigan Athletic. Conceded by Declan Rudd.
90' + 4' Attempt saved. Nick Powell (Wigan Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Joe Garner.
90' + 2' Attempt saved. Nick Powell (Wigan Athletic) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal.
90' Foul by Louis Moult (Preston North End).
90' Cheyenne Dunkley (Wigan Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
89' Attempt missed. Louis Moult (Preston North End) right footed shot from the left side of the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Ben Davies.
87' Louis Moult (Preston North End) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
87' Foul by Cheyenne Dunkley (Wigan Athletic).
J. Garner
L. Clarke
84' Substitution, Wigan Athletic. Joe Garner replaces Leon Clarke.
81' Callum Robinson (Preston North End) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
81' Foul by Gary Roberts (Wigan Athletic).
80' Attempt missed. Leon Clarke (Wigan Athletic) left footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.
78' Attempt missed. Leon Clarke (Wigan Athletic) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box misses to the right. Assisted by Lee Evans.
78' Attempt missed. Lee Evans (Wigan Athletic) left footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Reece James.
78' Corner, Wigan Athletic. Conceded by Daniel Johnson.
L. Moult
S. Maguire
77' Substitution, Preston North End. Louis Moult replaces Sean Maguire.
J. Ginnelly
L. Nmecha
77' Substitution, Preston North End. Josh Ginnelly replaces Lukas Nmecha.
S. Maguire
Yellow Card
76' Sean Maguire (Preston North End) is shown the yellow card.
76' Foul by Sean Maguire (Preston North End).
76' Nathan Byrne (Wigan Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
75' Attempt blocked. Callum Robinson (Preston North End) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Lukas Nmecha.
71' Callum Robinson (Preston North End) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
71' Foul by Sam Morsy (Wigan Athletic).
70' Foul by Darnell Fisher (Preston North End).
70' Lee Evans (Wigan Athletic) wins a free kick on the right wing.
69' Offside, Wigan Athletic. Daniel Fox tries a through ball, but Leon Clarke is caught offside.
L. Evans
Goal
68' Goal! Wigan Athletic 2, Preston North End 0. Lee Evans (Wigan Athletic) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the top right corner.
G. Roberts
K. Naismith
67' Substitution, Wigan Athletic. Gary Roberts replaces Kal Naismith.
66' Offside, Preston North End. Paul Gallagher tries a through ball, but Lukas Nmecha is caught offside.
65' Foul by Paul Gallagher (Preston North End).
65' Lee Evans (Wigan Athletic) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
63' Darnell Fisher (Preston North End) wins a free kick on the left wing.
63' Foul by Reece James (Wigan Athletic).
63' Delay over. They are ready to continue.
62' Delay in match Daniel Johnson (Preston North End) because of an injury.
60' Corner, Preston North End. Conceded by Nathan Byrne.
59' Attempt saved. Paul Gallagher (Preston North End) right footed shot from a difficult angle and long range on the left is saved in the bottom right corner.
57' Sean Maguire (Preston North End) wins a free kick on the left wing.
57' Foul by Sam Morsy (Wigan Athletic).
56' Corner, Preston North End. Conceded by Cheyenne Dunkley.
56' Attempt blocked. Darnell Fisher (Preston North End) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Callum Robinson.
55' Callum Robinson (Preston North End) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
55' Foul by Daniel Fox (Wigan Athletic).
53' Attempt blocked. Daniel Johnson (Preston North End) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
52' Corner, Preston North End. Conceded by Kal Naismith.
52' Attempt blocked. Ben Davies (Preston North End) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Paul Gallagher with a cross.
52' Corner, Preston North End. Conceded by Leon Clarke.
52' Attempt blocked. Ben Davies (Preston North End) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Paul Gallagher with a cross.
51' Corner, Preston North End. Conceded by Kal Naismith.
49' Attempt blocked. Nick Powell (Wigan Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Reece James.
49' Foul by Paul Gallagher (Preston North End).
49' Reece James (Wigan Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
47' Offside, Wigan Athletic. Sam Morsy tries a through ball, but Kal Naismith is caught offside.
47' Attempt saved. Leon Clarke (Wigan Athletic) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is saved in the bottom right corner.
Second Half begins Wigan Athletic 1, Preston North End 0.
N. Powell
G. Massey
45' Substitution, Wigan Athletic. Nick Powell replaces Gavin Massey.
45' + 4' First Half ends, Wigan Athletic 1, Preston North End 0.
45' + 4' Attempt missed. Joseph Rafferty (Preston North End) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Paul Gallagher with a cross following a corner.
45' + 3' Corner, Preston North End. Conceded by Antonee Robinson.
45' + 2' Attempt blocked. Callum Robinson (Preston North End) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
45' + 1' Sean Maguire (Preston North End) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
45' + 1' Foul by Daniel Fox (Wigan Athletic).
Sam Morsy
Yellow Card
44' Sam Morsy (Wigan Athletic) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
44' Sean Maguire (Preston North End) wins a free kick on the right wing.
44' Foul by Sam Morsy (Wigan Athletic).
39' Attempt blocked. Paul Gallagher (Preston North End) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
38' Sean Maguire (Preston North End) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
38' Foul by Nathan Byrne (Wigan Athletic).
36' Attempt missed. Kal Naismith (Wigan Athletic) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right from a direct free kick.
36' Delay over. They are ready to continue.
34' Delay in match Kal Naismith (Wigan Athletic) because of an injury.
R. Ledson
Red Card
34' Ryan Ledson (Preston North End) is shown the red card.
34' Foul by Ryan Ledson (Preston North End).
34' Kal Naismith (Wigan Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
32' Delay over. They are ready to continue.
30' Delay in match Gavin Massey (Wigan Athletic) because of an injury.
29' Attempt missed. Gavin Massey (Wigan Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Sam Morsy following a fast break.
27' Daniel Johnson (Preston North End) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
27' Foul by Reece James (Wigan Athletic).
25' Attempt blocked. Daniel Johnson (Preston North End) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Sean Maguire with a headed pass.
25' Attempt blocked. Lee Evans (Wigan Athletic) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
24' Offside, Preston North End. Paul Gallagher tries a through ball, but Lukas Nmecha is caught offside.
23' Attempt missed. Kal Naismith (Wigan Athletic) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Nathan Byrne with a cross.
22' Hand ball by Sean Maguire (Preston North End).
18' Attempt blocked. Cheyenne Dunkley (Wigan Athletic) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Kal Naismith with a cross.
18' Corner, Wigan Athletic. Conceded by Darnell Fisher.
16' Darnell Fisher (Preston North End) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
16' Foul by Lee Evans (Wigan Athletic).
L. Nmecha
Yellow Card
13' Lukas Nmecha (Preston North End) is shown the yellow card.
13' Lukas Nmecha (Preston North End) has gone down, but that's a dive.
L. Clarke
K. Naismith
11' Goal! Wigan Athletic 1, Preston North End 0. Leon Clarke (Wigan Athletic) right footed shot from very close range to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Kal Naismith.
9' Corner, Preston North End. Conceded by Antonee Robinson.
8' Lukas Nmecha (Preston North End) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
8' Foul by Cheyenne Dunkley (Wigan Athletic).
7' Offside, Wigan Athletic. Gavin Massey tries a through ball, but Leon Clarke is caught offside.
6' Corner, Preston North End. Conceded by Daniel Fox.
6' Attempt blocked. Callum Robinson (Preston North End) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Lukas Nmecha.
First Half begins.
Lineups are announced and players are warming up.