Wigan teenager Callum Lang has signed a new two-year deal with the club before completing a loan move to Oldham.
Oldham have announced that midfielder Ousmane Fane will be out for around four months with a broken leg and dislocated ankle.
Oldham have appointed Frankie Bunn as their new manager. The 55-year-old has signed a one-year contract to return to the club at which he once… var VUUKLE_EMOTE_SIZE = ""; VUUKLE_EMOTE_IFRAME = "" var EMOTE_TEXT = ["HAPPY","INDIFFERENT","AMUSED","EXCITED","ANGRY","SAD"]
Portsmouth manager Kenny Jackett praised his players for handling the tough conditions after they earned a 2-0 win at Oldham.
Oldham boss Richie Wellens believes his side's late victory at Scunthorpe shows the level of belief currently in the Latics squad.
Two goals in the final 12 minutes saw Oldham climb out of the League One relegation zone with a 2-0 victory at Scunthorpe.
Scunthorpe pair Lee Novak and Ivan Toney could return to contention for the home game against Oldham.
Oldham's attacking midfielder Patrick McEleney is in contention for his debut against Southend after recovering from injury.