Wigan Warriors name squads for 2018 pre-season games
Warriors to face London Skolars at the HAC on Friday
- Strong squad name for game against Leigh at Leigh Sports Village on Sunday
Wigan Warriors have today named squads for this weekend’s pre-season games.
A Wigan Select XIII face London Skolars at the Honorable Artillery Company in London on Friday, 2pm kick-off before the First Team take on Leigh at Leigh Sports Village on Sunday, 3pm kick-off.
Shaun Wane has named a strong squad for the game against Leigh with the majority of the First Team set to feature.
Morgan Escaré and Ben Flower will play for the first time since April with Jake Shorrocks also ready to return from injury.
Gabe Hamlin looks set to make his first appearance since joining Wigan from South Sydney Rabbitohs with Dan Sarginson also in line to play after returning from Gold Coast Titans.
Wigan squad for Leigh Centurions
Joe Burgess, Tony Clubb, Tom Davies, Morgan Escaré, Liam Farrell, Callum Field, Ben Flower, Oliver Gildart, Gabe Hamlin, Willie Isa, Tommy Leuluai, Liam Marshall, Sean O’Loughlin, Frank-Paul Nuuausala, Sam Powell, Dan Sarginson, Jake Shorrocks, Ryan Sutton, Taulima Tautai, Joel Tomkins, Sam Tomkins, Jack Wells & George Williams.
On Friday, Matty Peet will take a strong Wigan XIII to London to face London Skolars at the HAC.
Peet is able to call upon 13 players from the Warriors First Team squad including Joe Bretherton, Josh Ganson, Liam Marshall and Romain Navarrete.
Wigan XIII squad for London Skolars
Caine Barnes, James Barran, Amir Bourouh, Joe Bretherton, Joe Brown, Macauley Davies, Josh Ganson, Callum Green, Reece Hamlett, Lewis Heckford, Jack Higginson, Samy Kibula, Ben Kilner, Liam Marshall, James McDonnell, Craig Mullen, Romain Navarrete, Liam Paisley, Oliver Partington, Joe Shorrocks, Morgan Smithies, Nathan Wilde, Josh Woods & James Worthington.
Tickets for the game in London cost £20 and are available online HERE and from the HAC on Friday.
Tickets for the game at Leigh cost £20 for adults, £15 for Over 65’s and Young Adults (18-21), £7 for 12-17’s and £5 for 5-11’s. Ambulant/Wheelchair disabled cost the same as the relevant age group and include a free carer if eligible.
Tickets are available from the DW Stadium Ticket Office until 4:30pm on Friday 19th January and on the day of the game at Leigh Sports Village.
Both games will be LIVE on Wigan TV. Wigan TV costs £38.99 for a one-year subscription and is the only place to see every minute of every First Team game in 2018 as well as over 30 other live Wigan Academy games.
As well as match action, fans can also view a host of exclusive footage and interviews with Academy games.
To sign up to Wigan TV CLICK HERE.