Joel Tomkins returns for Wigan while Oliver Roberts and Jake Mamo ruled out for Huddersfield

Joel Tomkins is expected to return for Wigan on Friday night while Oliver Roberts and Jake Mamo have been ruled out with injuries for Huddersfield.

Tomkins has recovered from a swollen knee while Liam Marshall and Gabe Hamlin come into the squad after impressing for Wigan’s reserve side last weekend. They replace youngsters Craig Mullen and Callum Field in Shaun Wane’s side.

Rick Stone has been forced to make three changes to his 19-man squad that lost to Hull Kingston Rovers last week. Roberts and Mamo are injured while Tyler Dickinson drops out. Michael Lawrence, Adam Walne and Daniel Smith are back for the Giants.

The Super League game takes place at the DW Stadium on Friday, 8pm kick-off.

Warriors 19-man squad:

1 Sam Tomkins

2 Tom Davies

4 Oliver Gildart

5 Joe Burgess

6 George Williams

7 Sam Powell

8 Tony Clubb

9 Tommy Leuluai

10 Ben Flower

11 Joel Tomkins

12 Liam Farrell

13 Sean O’Loughlin

14 John Bateman

15 Ryan Sutton

17 Taulima Tautai

19 Willie Isa

20 Morgan Escaré

22 Liam Marshall

30 Gabe Hamlin

Giants 19-man squad:

2 Jermaine McGillvary

4 Jordan Turner

5 Aaron Murphy

6 Lee Gaskell

7 Danny Brough

8 Sebastine Ikahihifo

9 Kruise Leeming

12 Michael Lawrence

13 Ryan Hinchcliffe

14 Dale Ferguson

15 Jordan Rankin

17 Ukuma Ta’ai

18 Paul Clough

19 Daniel Smith

20 Adam Walne

21 Adam O’Brien

22 Alex Mellor

23 Darnell McIntosh

26 Sam Wood

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