|Venue:The DW Stadium Date: Thursday, 6 September Kick-off: 19:45 BST Coverage: Commentary on BBC local radio via the BBC Sport website and app, plus live scores online.|
Winger Dom Manfredi returns to the Wigan squad for the first time since 2016 after recovering from two serious long-term knee injuries.
Centre Dan Sarginson is available for Shaun Wane’s squad despite suffering a family bereavement last weekend.
Wakefield Trinity have recalled back-rower Chris Annakin and centre Joe Arundel for the trip over the Pennines.
Full-back Max Jowitt and prop Anthony England make way in head coach Chris Chester’s 19-man squad.
Wigan (from): Bateman, Clubb, Davies, Escare, Flower, Gildart, Greenwood, Hamlin, Isa, Leuluai, Manfredi, Navarrete, O’Loughlin, Partington, Powell, Sarginson, Sutton, Tomkins, Williams.
Wakefield (from): Annakin, Arona, Arundel, Ashurst, Batchelor, Crowther, Grix, Hampshire, Hirst, Horo, Huby, Johnstone, Jones-Bishop, Lyne, Miller, Pauli, Randell, Tupou, Wood