Wigan and Liverpool have met 11 times in all competitions with Liverpool coming out on top nine times and the other two matches ending as draws.
Liverpool have scored one goal in their last two visits to the DW Stadium, each time courtesy of Yossi Benayoun.
Dirk Kuyt has scored five goals in five Premier League starts against Wigan. Wigan failed to score in three of their last four Premier League home matches. Liverpool have failed to score in five of their last seven Premier League away games, including the last three in a row.
Wigan have conceded more headed goals (12) than any other team in the
Wigan have been caught offside just 36 times this season, fewer than
any other side.
Ngog Celebrates after scoring against Wigan in December 2009