Wigan boss Uwe Rosler will do his best to keep on top of his emotions when the Latics visit his old club Manchester City
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Emmerson Boyce has not ruled out walking off the field if he and his Wigan team-mates are racially abused in Russia on Thursday.
– Emmerson Boyce hopes football is bigger than racism.
Would we walk off? It all comes down to how bad it is. You see a lot of games where people complain about racism but no-one has actually walked off.
I know AC Milan's Kevin-Prince Boateng did it in Italy but, as a player, you just want to concentrate on the game. As a player sometimes you don't even hear what's going on until people point it out or you hear about it later.
It doesn't scare me. It's all about educating. There was a message sent out by UEFA last week and we want to make a stand, showing that football is bigger than racism or people still thinking that way.
Aston Villa winger Marc Albrighton has joined Championship side Wigan on a 28-day loan deal.
The 23-year-old has recently returned to training following throat surgery, and will be available for their game with QPR on Wednesday night.
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Today's three footballers to follow on Twitter are Man City prankster Micah Richards, footballer-turned-promising artist Jody Craddock, and Wigan youngster Callum McManaman:
Anyone feeling the new drake album?
My main art website is. http://t.co/22ZBk0SQ8b I've got some new stuff coming , I will let you know when it lands. About 10 pieces.
Nothing better than a good sing song in the car
Wigan Athletic's Jordi Gomez can't keep his eyes off manager and George Clooney lookalike Owen Coyle during a press conference.
The Championship outfit continue their Europa League adventure this week at home to Maribor.
Talk about rusty ?