Maribor v Wigan preview

Winger James McClean misses Wigan's final Europa League group game against Maribor on Thursday through suspension.

Last Updated: 13/12/13 at 08:11

James McClean: Banned against Maribor

James McClean: Banned against Maribor

More of the games that matter

Upgrade in minutes or watch with a NOW TV Day Pass.

The Republic of Ireland international is one of several players who have not travelled to Slovenia, with striker Grant Holt left at home by new manager Uwe Rosler to prepare for Sunday's Championship derby against Bolton.

Manchester United loanee striker Will Keane and defender Ivan Ramis are ineligible.

Playmaker Shaun Maloney (hip), goalkeeper Ali Al Habsi (knee) and defenders Gary Caldwell (hip) and Juan Carlos Garcia (ankle) also miss out.

Football365 Facebook Fan Page

The Football365 fan page is a great place to meet like minded people, have football related discussions and make new friends.

Europa League Fixtures

Thursday, 16 April 2015
20:05
Club Brugge v Dnipro  
Dynamo Kiev v Fiorentina  
Sevilla v Zenit  
Wolfsburg v Napoli  
Thursday, 23 April 2015
Dnipro v Club Brugge  
Fiorentina v Dynamo Kiev  
Napoli v Wolfsburg  
Zenit v Sevilla  

Footer 365

Wayne Rooney cannot wait to link up with Harry Kane for England

Wayne Rooney has been gripped by the excitement surrounding Harry Kane and can't wait to link up with him against Italy.

Tottenham striker Harry Kane to make first England start in Italy

Harry Kane will make his first start for England in Tuesday night's friendly in Italy, Roy Hodgson has confirmed.

Southampton striker Graziano Pelle starts for Italy against England in Turin

Southampton striker Graziano Pelle has been handed a start for Italy in their friendly against England in Turin.

Mail Box

It's All Just A Ruse By The 'Southern Press'...

A varied Tuesday morning Mailbox, with thoughts on the England U21s, a Sterling ruse, Kane realism, Wenger coaching youth and enjoying the charity match...

Can Wenger Coach Young Players Anymore?

One Mailboxer wonders whether Wenger has still got ability to bring through young talent. Plus £50m for Sterling, stop being matey with footballers and Blackpool...

© 2015 Sky Ltd. All Rights Reserved A Sky Sports Digital Media company