Aston Villa midfielder James Milner has recovered from a foot injury and will return for the Barclays Premier League clash away to Wigan.
Milner missed the 3-1 home win over Blackburn in the FA Cup but would have been fit had Tuesday's postponed Carling Cup semi-final, first leg meeting between the clubs gone ahead at Ewood Park.
Recovered: Milner returns after missing FA Cup win over Blackburn
Right-back Luke Young turned over his ankle in training earlier in the week but was able to train and should be fit providing he suffers no reaction.
Skipper Stiliyan Petrov, defender Richard Dunne, keeper Brad Friedel and striker John Carew are poised to be return after being rested for the FA Cup tie.
Villa will be looking to avenge a 2-0 home defeat at the hands of the Latics on the opening day of the season.
Team (from): Friedel, Guzan, Luke Young, Beye, Dunne, Cuellar, Collins, Warnock, Ashley Young, Milner, Petrov, Downing, Reo-Coker, Sidwell, Delph, Agbonlahor, Heskey, Carew, Delfouneso, Clark, Albrighton.
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