Bournemouth will be looking to avoid a cup upset when they travel to League One side Wigan Athletic in the FA Cup third round on Saturday afternoon.

The Cherries have struggled in the Premier League this season but will be hoping for a change of fortune when they welcome the Latics to the Vitality Stadium.

Eddie Howe may choose to his side following the busy festive period but our unique algorithm has predicted the Cherries side it believes will start the game.

Football Whispers uses data to predict teams’ starting XIs, taking into account injuries, suspensions, the statistical likelihood of a player being selected, the competition the match is in, players’ previous performances and the opponent’s style.

And you can also give it a go yourself. Just click ‘create your own’ on the line-up at the top of the page and pick your ideal XI for the game.You can also see each player’s stats once you’ve selected them.

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