Monthly Archives: April 2022

Latics still waiting for promotion – Portsmouth 3 Wigan Athletic 2

League One leaders Wigan Athletic surrendered a two goal lead losing 3-2 at Portsmouth and require at least a point at Shrewsbury on the last day of the season to confirm promotion. Latics went in front when Tom Pearce’s superb … Continue reading

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Latics so near to something incredibly special – Wigan Athletic 1 Plymouth Argyle 1

Wigan Athletic all but mathematically confirmed promotion to the Championship after a 1-1 draw with play-off contenders Plymouth Argyle. Latics had early chances with Tendayi Darikwa, Jordan Cousins and Callum Lang all going close. They continued their dominance in the … Continue reading

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Latics on the brink of promotion – Ipswich Town 2 Wigan Athletic 2

League One leaders Wigan Athletic showed great character to draw 2-2 against Ipswich Town at Portman Road and moved to within one point of automatic promotion. Latics went in front when Joe Bennett’s in-swinging corner was superbly headed home by … Continue reading

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Lacklustre Latics slip up – Wigan Athletic 1 Cambridge United 2

League One leaders Wigan Athletic slipped to a shock 2-1 defeat to Cambridge United at the DW Stadium. Latics produced a lacklustre first half display and the visitors deservedly went ahead when Joe Ironside set up Harvey Knibbs who finished … Continue reading

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Latics’ lucky escape – Burton Albion 0 Wigan Athletic 0

League One leaders Wigan Athletic rode their luck in a hard-fought goalless draw against Burton Albion at the Pirelli Stadium. Latics defence looked shaky in the first half and Burton had opportunities to go ahead through Michael Mancienne, Cameron Borthwick-Jackson … Continue reading

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Latics within touching distance of promotion – Lincoln City 1 Wigan Athletic 3

Wigan Athletic consolidated their position at the top of the League One table with an impressive 3-1 victory at Lincoln City. Callum Lang put Latics ahead after only eight minutes but Lincoln drew level after a lucky deflection allowed Anthony … Continue reading

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Top of the table ‘tics – Wigan Athletic 3 Accrington Stanley 0

Wigan Athletic moved to the top of the League One table with an emphatic 3-0 victory against mid-table Accrington Stanley at the DW Stadium. Joe Bennett opened the scoring in the 37th minute with a superb free-kick from 25-yards and … Continue reading

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Latics left frustrated by late equaliser and injuries – Wigan Athletic 1 Bolton Wanderers 1

Wigan Athletic were left frustrated in their quest to go to the top of the League One table after a 1-1 draw with Bolton Wanderers. Latics had dominated the first half in this local derby and had gone ahead after … Continue reading

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