Shaun Maloney and Gary Caldwell have returned to training but won’t be considered for this game, Leon Barnett is definitely out whilst James Perch is a doubt. Ben Watson, Chris McCann and Roger Espinoza are long term casualties.
Latics possible – Al Habsi, Boyce, Rogne, Ramis, Beausejour, McArthur, Collison, Gomez, McClean, Waghorn, Maynard
Watford have a few concerns of their own, Mathias Rangie is suspended, Fernando Forestieri, Chu-Young Park and Sean Murray, Almen Abdi and Fitz Hall are all missing through injury.
Watford from – Almunia, Doyley, Neill, Angella, Cassetti, Tozser, Pudil, O’Nien, McGugan, Merkel, Faraoni, Battocchio, Anya, Deeney, Hoban, Belkalem, Bond, Ekstrand