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Jim O'Brien crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Leon Barnett concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris O'Grady.
Stephen Crainey concedes a free kick for a foul on Jim O'Brien.
Shaun Maloney scores with their right foot. Barnsley 0-5 Wigan.Assist by Marc-Antoine Fortune.
Stephen Dawson takes a shot. Blocked by James Perch.
Clearance made by James Perch.
Shot by Leon Barnett cleared the target.
A cross is delivered by Callum McManaman.
Emmerson Boyce makes a clearance.
Corner taken by Scott Golbourne.
Corner taken by Shaun Maloney from the left by-line. Leon Barnett slots the ball right footed into the goal. Barnsley 0-4 Wigan.Assist on the goal came from Shaun Maloney.
Shaun Maloney takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the target.
Jason Scotland comes on in place of Chris Dagnall.
Caution for Martin Cranie.
(Wigan) makes a substitution, with Chris McCann coming on for James McArthur.
Callum McManaman replaces Jean Beausejour.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Dale Jennings on James McArthur.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Jean Beausejour.
Dale Jennings replaces Tom Kennedy.
Corner taken by Ben Watson from the left by-line.
James McArthur has an effort at goal.
Clearance by Ben Watson.
Clearance by Chris Dagnall.
Scott Golbourne makes a clearance.
James McCarthy goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour.
David Perkins fouled by James McCarthy, the ref awards a free kick.
Ben Watson scores a right footed goal. Barnsley 0-1 Wigan.The assist for the goal came from Stephen Crainey.
Stephen Dawson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Grant Holt.
Martin Cranie restarts play with the free kick.
Ben Watson challenges Stephen Dawson unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Tom Kennedy crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Emmerson Boyce takes the free kick.
Clearance by Jacob Mellis.
Jean Beausejour crosses the ball.
Unfair challenge on Scott Wiseman by Grant Holt results in a free kick.
Shot by Stephen Dawson went over the bar.
Scott Wiseman has an effort at goal.
The ball is delivered by James McArthur.
David Perkins gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Shaun Maloney.
Jacob Mellis takes the chance to get an effort at goal.
Chris Dagnall gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Shaun Maloney.
Shot by Shaun Maloney. Parried by Luke Steele back into danger.
Clearance made by Leon Barnett.
Free kick crossed by Jean Beausejour.
Unfair challenge on Leon Barnett by Chris O'Grady results in a free kick.
Unfair challenge on Shaun Maloney by David Perkins results in a free kick.
Chris O'Grady fouled by Leon Barnett, the ref awards a free kick.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Ben Watson.
Clearance made by Scott Wiseman.
Jacob Mellis produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick.
Leon Barnett gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Chris O'Grady.
The referee blows for offside against Jean Beausejour.
Tykes pair poised for debuts
Barnsley summer signings Jean-Yves Mvoto and Lewin Nyatanga could both be included in the starting line-up against Wigan.
Mvoto, whose contract at Oldham expired in June, is hoping to make his debut against theFA Cup holders, while Nyatanga, who had three loan spells at Oakwell six years ago, may line-up alongside the Frenchman in defence.
Dale Jennings, another summer arrival following his release from Bayern Munich, is expected to be included in the squad, but fellow midfielders Kelvin Etuhu and Paul Digby have both been ruled out.
Etuhu is struggling with a hamstring strain and teenager Digby has a calf problem, while manager David Flitcroft has no other injury or suspension worries.
FA Cup holders Wigan will begin their quest to return to the Premier League.
Latics have undergone something of a transformationsince their relegation in May, with Owen Coyle replacing Roberto Martinez as manager. Arouna Kone, Antolin Alcaraz and Joel Robles have followed Martinez to Everton but Grant Holt, Marc-Antoine Fortune and Scott Carson have come in.
Coyle is unsure whether Honduras defender Juan Carlos Garcia will play as he only arrived in England on Thursday while fellow new recruit Thomas Rogne is nursing a back injury, but Leon Barnett could start after arriving from Norwich.
Winger Callum McManaman is also a doubt given he has barely featured in pre-season due to an ankle injury.
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