Following the international break, Manchester United take on local rivals Wigan Athletic at Old Trafford this coming Saturday. The Latics defeated Manchester United the last time the teams met in the Barclays Premier League, with forward thinking midfield man Shaun Maloney scoring the only goal of the game early in the second period.
Manchester United edged out newly promoted Southampton 3–2 at St Mary´s in their last league match thanks to a brilliant treble from summer signing Robin van Persie. Roberto Martinez´s Wigan Athletic, meanwhile, could only manage a 2–2 draw against Stoke City at DW Stadium.
Manchester United Squad: David de Gea, Anders Lindegaard, Patrice Evra, Jonny Evans, Rio Ferdinand, Nemanja Vidic, Valencia, Michael Carrick, Paul Scholes, Oliveira Anderson, Shinji Kagawa, Nick Powell, Ryan Tunnicliffe, Nani, Federico Macheda, Ryan Giggs, Robin van Persie, Javier Hernandez, Danny Welbeck.
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