Monthly Archives: April 2016

Latics are the Champions – Blackpool 0 Wigan Athletic 4

Wigan Athletic secured promotion and effectively the League One title with an emphatic 4-0 victory at crisis club Blackpool. Latics are three points ahead of second placed Burton Albion with a massively superior goal difference with only one game to … Continue reading

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12th Man – Five star Latics

What a sensational season it’s been at Wigan Athletic. Many fans worried about the prospect of a young chairman and an untried manager running the club but David Sharpe has steadied the ship and Gary Caldwell has risen to the … Continue reading

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Wigan are Championship bound – Wigan Athletic 4 Southend United 1

Wigan Athletic virtually secured promotion to the Championship with an emphatic 4-1 victory over Southend United. Latics are now nine points ahead of Walsall who are the only side that can catch them with three games to play. They have a … Continue reading

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12th Man – Edging towards the title

It wasn’t the most convincing performance against Burton on Tuesday night but a resolute Latics still moved a point closer to the League One title. They maintained a three-point gap over second placed Burton and a six-point gap over third … Continue reading

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Top of the table battle ends in deadlock – Burton Albion 1 Wigan Athletic 1

League One leaders Wigan were held to a 1-1 draw by Burton in a hard fought encounter at the Pirelli Stadium. Latics remain in pole position for the title and are three points clear of second placed Burton with three … Continue reading

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Latics unbeaten run comes to an end – Doncaster Rovers 3 Wigan Athletic 1

Wigan Athletic’s title hopes received a setback as they lost 3-1 at relegation threatened Doncaster Rovers. Latics 20-game unbeaten run came to end with a below par performance at the Keepmoat. Will Grigg scored his 24th goal of the season … Continue reading

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12th Man – Perkins gets my Player vote

It’s been a great team effort this season. Many players have made major contributions to the cause: Jason Pearce, Michael Jacobs, Max Power and latterly Stephen Warnock and Conor McAleny have all been impressive but five players have really stood … Continue reading

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