Monthly Archives: March 2018

The Latics are back on top – Wigan Athletic 3 Oldham Athletic 0

Wigan Athletic moved to the top of the League One table with a convincing 3-0 victory against relegation-threatened Oldham Athletic at the DW Stadium. After a brisk opening 40 minutes with both teams creating chances it was the hosts who … Continue reading

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12th Man – Latics must learn from Pompey’s mistakes

With ten games still to play Latics go into the Easter fixtures against Oldham and Portsmouth knowing that automatic promotion is in their own hands. If they can keep up their current form they have the games in hand to … Continue reading

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Latics move into automatic promotion places – Bury 0 Wigan Athletic 2

It wasn’t a pretty performance by Wigan Athletic but it was an important victory as they moved back into the automatic promotion places. Bottom of the table Bury had the better of the opening exchanges but Latics went ahead against … Continue reading

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12th Man – The qualities required for promotion

The League One table is looking much healthier for Latics after two very important away wins at Bradford City and Walsall. Latics have not been at their fluent best in these games but they are now showing the qualities that … Continue reading

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Latics up the pressure – Walsall 0 Wigan Athletic 3

Wigan Athletic eased past Walsall with a comfortable victory at the Bescot Stadium and upped the pressure on Shrewsbury and Blackburn at the top of the League One table. Walsall didn’t get the new manager ‘bounce’ under Dean Keates as … Continue reading

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Cup final touch eludes Latics – Wigan Athletic 0 Southampton 2

Small margins often decide games and on another day Wigan Athletic might now be preparing for an FA Cup semi-final at Wembley. League One Latics had been the dominant outfit for long periods of the game and had a succession … Continue reading

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12th Man – Enjoy the rollercoaster ride!

It’s been another gripping week in the life of Wigan Athletic as they go in search of what would be an unprecedented League One and FA Cup double. Latics looked likely to be on the end of a surprise defeat … Continue reading

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