Wigan chairman Dave Whelan claims his club have been granted permission to speak to Brentford boss Uwe Rosler.
Stevan Jovetic's agent insists that the Manchester City striker has settled into life in England, despite exit rumours.
The 24-year-old, who can feature at left-back or centre-half, has left Falkirk on a Bosman free transfer.
Scobbie had spent his whole career with Falkirk but has now opted to move to the top-flight.
He will compete with Callum Davidson for the left-back berth at McDiarmid Park.
Falkirk have moved quickly to replace him, signing Luke Leahy from English non-league outfit Rugby Town.