Home tie for Wigan Athletic in Carabao Cup first round

Wigan Athletic will play Stoke City in the first round of the Carabao Cup.

Thursday, 20th June 2019, 7:13 pm
Updated Thursday, 20th June 2019, 8:13 pm
Paul Cook

The tie sees the Championship sides go head to head at the DW Stadium during the week starting Monday, August 12.

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The clash could also be the first time Latics star-man Nick Powell faces Wigan, his move to The Potters is expected to be complete in the coming days.

Latics face Stoke for the first time in the Championship at the bet365 Stadium on Saturday, November 23.

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