Monthly Archives: December 2014

McManaman madness gives Wednesday the edge – Wigan Athletic 0 Sheffield Wednesday 1

Wigan remain in the relegation zone after they slumped to their fifth defeat in seven games under manager Malky Mackay losing 1-0 to Sheffield Wednesday at the DW Stadium. Following another lacklustre performance by Latics the game appeared to be … Continue reading

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12th Man: Memorable for all the wrong reasons

The last two years have probably been two of the most memorable in Wigan Athletic’s 82-year history, but 2014 is now turning out to be memorable for all the wrong reasons. Few events could match the tremendous highs of the … Continue reading

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A win at last – Leeds United 0 Wigan Athletic 2

A fortuitous own goal and a late winner by James McClean gained Latics a 2-0 victory over fellow Championship strugglers Leeds United at Elland Road on Boxing Day. It was a vital first win in six games for new manager … Continue reading

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Season’s Greetings to all Wigan Athletic fans

I just wanted to say thank you to all ‘Let’s Hang On’ readers for your support this year. It’s been great to have so many readers and receive your regular feedback. I’m looking forward to further discussions in 2015. The … Continue reading

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Desperate days for Wigan – Wigan Athletic 1 Rotherham United 2

This crucial relegation six pointer ended in 2-1 victory for the visitors Rotherham after a dismal display by Latics. Despite the need to secure a vital first win in 17 matches the Wigan players showed little of the desire required … Continue reading

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12th Man: Time for players to take responsibility

Latics enter the hectic Christmas period in poor form and desperately in need of a first win under Malky Mackay. Saturday’s opponents Rotherham were expected to be near the drop zone after their promotion from League 1 but Wigan are … Continue reading

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Watford add to Wigan woes – Watford 2 Wigan Athletic 1

Two goals by Watford’s Troy Deeney condemned Wigan to their third consecutive defeat in four games under new manager Malky Mackay at Vicarage Road on Saturday. The free scoring striker produced a top quality finish to give the Hornets the … Continue reading

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