Monthly Archives: April 2018

Latics edge closer to the title – Wigan Athletic 1 AFC Wimbledon 1

Champions elect Wigan Athletic fought out a 1-1 draw with AFC Wimbledon at the DW Stadium but both teams had reason to be satisfied with the result. Second place Blackburn had been defeated at Charlton so Latics only require a … Continue reading

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12th Man – Burn gets my player vote

It’s been a great team effort this season. Many players have made significant contributions to the cause: Christian Walton, Chey Dunkley, Michael Jacobs, and Max Power have been impressive but five players have really stood out for me. My top five … Continue reading

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Late equaliser keeps Latics on track for the title – Bristol Rovers 1 Wigan Athletic 1

Wigan Athletic maintained the advantage in the League One title race with a late equaliser at Bristol Rovers. In wet and windy conditions at the Memorial Ground the visitors struggled to get their usual passing game going and went behind … Continue reading

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Fantastic day in Fleetwood as Latics are promoted – Fleetwood Town 0 Wigan Athletic 4

Wigan Athletic thrashed Fleetwood Town 4-0 to return to the Championship at the first time of asking. Promotion was achieved on a glorious day on the Lancashire coast with an emphatic display of attacking football. Latics’ result and Shrewsbury’s failure to … Continue reading

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Latics strengthen their position at the top – Wigan Athletic 1 Oxford United 0

Wigan Athletic are now in prime position for the League One title after a hard fought victory against a stubborn Oxford United at the DW Stadium. Latics had to wait until the 87th minute to break the deadlock but Will … Continue reading

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Latics held but retain top spot – Wigan Athletic 0 Rotherham United

The League One leaders Wigan Athletic were held at home by play-off contenders Rotherham United on Saturday but still retain top spot in the table. The free-scoring Latics had bagged nine goals in their previous two games but on this … Continue reading

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12th Man – 100 points and more

Latics surged to the top of the League One table with two magnificent performances against MK Dons and Rochdale. The finishing in those games has been nothing short of breathtaking with some stunning goals from Will Grigg, Michael Jacobs, Nick … Continue reading

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