SHAUN Wane has challenged his players to give him a headache when they play their last match before the World Club Challenge.
Wigan arrived in New Zealand yesterday ahead of a friendly against the NZ Warriors, in which Wane plans to use most of his 27-man squad.
England trio Sean O’Loughlin, Mike McIlorum and Josh Charnley missed Friday’s 24-8 loss to Huddersfield but should be fit to face Sydney Roosters in the WCC – intensifying competition for spots. And Wane said: “I expect a good performance, and the players are ready to put up their hands for the big game.”
Wane has few concerns about the effects of jet-lag.
“We’ve looked after them regarding sleep and the sports science side of things,