Wigan Warriors name squads for pre-season games against Swinton Lions and Catalans Dragons
Wigan Select XIII to face Swinton at Heywood Road tonight
- Warriors First Team to face Catalans in Perpignan, LIVE on Wigan TV – 4pm on Saturday
Wigan Warriors have today named their squads for this week’s pre-season games.
A Wigan Select XIII travel to Heywood Road to face Swinton Lions this evening (Thursday) 7:45pm kick-off with Head of Youth Matty Peet once again taking charge of the team.
Sam Adejumo comes in for Kyle Shelford in just one change to the side that narrowly lost out to London Skolars last week. Tickets are available at the ground tonight with Adults £12, Concessions £10 and Under 16s FREE.
The Warriors First Team are currently training in the South of France ahead of their second and final pre-season game against Catalans in Perpignan on Saturday.
Shaun Wane brings in a further five First Teamers this week with Joe Burgess set for his first appearance since his return and John Bateman, Liam Farrell, Ben Flower and Joel Tomkins all set for a run out.
The game will see close season recruits Morgan Escaré and Romain Navarrete make an early return to Catalans and give Wigan fans another chance to see new half-back partnership Tommy Leuluai and George Williams in action.
The match with Catalans will be broadcast LIVE on Wigan TV with kick-off at 4pm, UK time.
Wigan Squad for Swinton Lions
Sam Adejumo, Caine Barnes, James Barran, Joe Brown, Liam Byrne, Paddy Casey, Sam Grant, Sammy Kibula, Tom Maloney, Nathaniel Marshall, Craig Mullen, Liam Paisley, Oliver Partington, Joe Pilling, Nico Rizzelli, Aidan Roden, Olly Russell, Harry Smith, Aiden Sutton, Callum Wood & James Worthington
Wigan Squad for Catalans Dragons
John Bateman, Joe Bretherton, Joe Burgess, Tom Davies, Morgan Escaré, Liam Farrell, Callum Field, Ben Flower, Liam Forsyth, Josh Ganson, Anthony Gelling, Oliver Gildart, Thomas Leuluai, Liam Marshall, Romain Navarrete, Frank-Paul Nuuausala, Sean O’Loughlin, Sam Powell, Kyle Shelford, Jake Shorrocks, Ryan Sutton, Lewis Tierney, Joel Tomkins, George Williams & Josh Woods.