Category Archives: Bolton Wanderers

Big win for Latics and under pressure Cook – Wigan Athletic 5 Bolton Wanderers 2

Relegation threatened Wigan Athletic recorded an emphatic 5-2 victory against fellow strugglers Bolton Wanderers and relieved the pressure on manager Paul Cook. Latics took an early lead when Joe Garner headed home from Reece James’ free-kick and went further ahead … Continue reading

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Derby day stalemate – Bolton Wanderers 1 Wigan Athletic 1

Latics were held to a 1-1 draw in a hard-fought derby with Bolton Wanderers at the University of Bolton Stadium. Wanderers went ahead against the run of play in the 7th minute when Pawell Olkowski’s deep cross found Will Buckley … Continue reading

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Fantastic finale gives Wigan hope – Wigan Athletic 1 Bolton Wanderers 1

Martyn Waghorn came to Wigan’s rescue with a spectacular overhead kick in the 94th minute to deny Bolton an unlikely victory at the DW Stadium. Latics had dominated proceedings but were unable to capitalise on their dominance and when Tom Walker’s deflected … Continue reading

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12th Man: Goal poacher is the key to survival

It was always going to be a tough fixture against Watford who are in one of the best teams in the Championship and pushing for automatic promotion. Latics matched their high-flying opponents for much of the game but once again … Continue reading

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FA Cup: Latics fall at the first hurdle – Bolton Wanderers 1 Wigan Athletic 0

It was another disappointing day for Wigan as they slipped out of the FA Cup 1-0 to local rivals Bolton at the Macron Stadium. A goal by Wanderers debutant forward Zach Clough 14 minutes from time was sufficient to dump the … Continue reading

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Latics draw Bolton in FA Cup Third Round

Wigan Athletic have been drawn away at Bolton in the FA Cup third round. They will travel to the Macron Stadium in Horwich for a local derby against Wanderers for the third round tie to be played between 3-6 January … Continue reading

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Rosler on the brink after derby defeat – Bolton Wanderers 3 Wigan Athletic 1

The pressure on Wigan manager Uwe Rosler was mounting last night after a 3-1 defeat at local rivals Bolton Wanderers. Promotion favourites Latics have only won once in the last 11 matches and could drop into the bottom three after … Continue reading

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12th Man: Lack of cohesion is main cause of downward trend

Wigan travel to our local rivals Bolton Wanderers tonight in what could be a make or break fixture for manager Uwe Rosler. Latics were one of the Championship promotion favourites this season but have slipped to 19th in the table … Continue reading

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2014/15 fixtures announced – Royals first up for Latics

The Championship fixtures have been announced for the 2014/15 season and Wigan Athletic start the campaign with a home game against Reading on Saturday August 9th. This is followed up by away trips to Charlton Athletic on the 16th and … Continue reading

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Derby day deadlock for Latics – Bolton Wanderers 1 Wigan Athletic 1

Wigan nearly snatched victory from the jaws of defeat in the Lancashire derby against Bolton Wanderers at the Reebok Stadium. Wigan trailed to Lukas Jutkiewicz’s 30th minute goal before a dramatic turn around came in the final few minutes as … Continue reading

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