Wigan manager Paul Jewell has appointed former Manchester City and Bolton defender Mark Seagraves as his new first-team coach.
Seagraves, who began his playing career with Jewell in Liverpool's reserve team, has been working as a coach at League One side Blackpool.
John Benson has also rejoined Wigan after three year years as general manager at Birmingham.
Benson has been manager, assistant boss and director of football at Wigan.
His role will be a link between the playing and administrative sides.