Wigan boss Roberto Martinez has no fresh injury concerns ahead of the visit of the Gunners.
Emmerson Boyce, who has not featured in the squad for the last two matches, is back in training working on his fitness.
Fellow defender Antolin Alcaraz misses out again as he serves the final game of his three-match suspension for spitting at Wolves' Richard Stearman.
Arsenal will be without midfielders Abou Diaby (hamstring) and Tomas Rosicky (thigh).
Ryo Miyaichi (ankle) is also still out, along with defenders Carl Jenkinson (back) and Bacary Sagna (ankle).
Jack Wilshere (ankle) and Kieran Gibbs (hernia) are long-term absentees.
Wigan (from): Al Habsi, Boyce, Caldwell, Figueroa, Watson, Diame, Moses, Gomez, McCarthy, Di Santo, Jones, Stam, Van Aanholt, McArthur, Lopez, Thomas, Sammon, Maloney, Crusat, Gohouri, Rodallega, McCarthy, Pollitt.
Arsenal (from): Szczesny, Koscielny, Vermaelen, Mertesacker, Santos, Song, Ramsey, Arteta, Gervinho, Walcott, Van Persie, Fabianski, Djourou, Benayoun, Frimpong, Arshavin, Chamakh, Coquelin.