Monthly Archives: September 2017

12th Man – It’s all going so well

Latics are now in a rich vein of form after winning their last three games in convincing fashion. They have confidently moved up to second in the League One table and are rapidly reinforcing the bookmakers’ view that they are … Continue reading

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Jacobs’ cracker moves Wigan up to second in table – Wigan Ath 1 Northampton Town 0

A stunning 30 yard strike from Michael Jacobs ensured that Latics maintained their winning run against a stubborn Northampton Town at the DW Stadium. Latics deservedly took the three points with the 1-0 victory but as in their recent games … Continue reading

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Latics in control but left wanting more – Wigan Athletic 3 Bristol Rovers 0

League One promotion favourites Wigan Athletic dominated Bristol Rovers and ran out comfortable 3-0 winners at the DW Stadium. Latics were on top right from the kick-off and Rovers problems were compounded on the half-hour mark when Ryan Sweeney was … Continue reading

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12th Man – Cook’s recipe for success

It’s been a mixed week for Latics with a first defeat at Shrewsbury and an impressive display at Charlton. It was a below par performance in Shropshire with several players not at their best. Midfielders Sam Morsy and Lee Evans, … Continue reading

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Latics impress with first win at the Valley – Charlton Athletic 0 Wigan Athletic 3

Wigan Athletic recorded their first ever win at The Valley with a convincing 3-0 performance against Charlton Athletic. Latics created plenty of early chances but had to wait until just before half time when Gavin Massey converted Reece James’ cross … Continue reading

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First defeat compounded by Colclough sending off – Shrewsbury Town 1 Wigan Athletic 0

Latics suffered their first defeat of the season as Shrewsbury Town moved to the top of League One. In a closely fought encounter The Shrews edged the three points when Stefan Payne fired home from close range after Latics failed … Continue reading

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12th Man – Deja vu?

It was only in April 2016 that Latics eased to the top of the League One table with an emphatic 5-1 victory at Shrewsbury Town and they will be hoping for a repeat of that performance tomorrow. The big win … Continue reading

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