Team news: Leeds v Wigan (Fri)

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Wigan have made four changes to their side for Friday, while Jack Walker is set to return for Leeds.

Leeds interim coach Richard Agar has made just one change to the Leeds squad that beat Wakefield last time out. Wellington Albert replaces Ashton Golding.

Full-back Jack Walker is set to return for the Rhinos after missing last week’s win over Trinity through injury.

Adrian Lam has made four changes to his Wigan team that won at Hull KR last weekend. Zak Hardaker (hamstring), Ben Flower (back), Jake Shorrocks and Taulima Tautai drop out of the side.

Morgan Escare, Romain Navarrete, Jarrod Sammut and Liam Byrne come into the Wigan squad.

The televised Super League match takes place at Emerald Headingley on Friday night, 7:45pm kick-off.

Drew’s dabble: A successful drop-goal to be kicked in the game is priced at 9/4.

Leeds’ 19-man squad: Jack Walker, Tom Briscoe, Kallum Watkins, Konrad Hurrell, Ash Handley, Tui Lolohea, Richie Myler, Adam Cuthbertson, Brad Singleton, Trent Merrin, Brad Dwyer, Liam Sutcliffe, Brett Ferres, Mikolaj Oledzki, Cameron Smith, James Donaldson, Harry Newman, Wellington Albert, Ava Seumanufagai.

Wigan’s 19-man squad: Joe Bullock, Joe Burgess, Liam Byrne, Tony Clubb, Morgan Escare, Liam Farrell, Oliver Gildart, Chris Hankinson, Willie Isa, Tommy Leuluai, Liam Marshall, Romain Navarrete, Sean O’Loughlin, Oliver Partington, Sam Powell, Jarrod Sammut, Dan Sarginson, Morgan Smithies, George Williams.

Wigan have won each of the last three Super League games between the two teams and are EVS to come away with the two points, while Leeds’ odds are 10/11.

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