Category Archives: Bournemouth

Promise in defeat? Wigan Athletic 1 AFC Bournemouth 3

Wigan’s season continued its downward trajectory with a 3-1 home defeat to Championship leaders AFC Bournemouth. A new look Latics line-up including Leon Clarke, Chris Herd and Kim Bo-kyung started brightly but Bournemouth gained the upper hand with what appeared … Continue reading

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Pressure mounts on Rösler after another defeat – Bournemouth 2 Wigan Athletic 0

Bournemouth heaped pressure on Wigan manager Uwe Rösler as they condemned his team to a second defeat in six days with a goal in each half from Yann Kermorgant and Simon Francis. Kermorgant gave the Cherries the lead from Matt Ritchie’s cross … Continue reading

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Fortuné favours the brave – Wigan Athletic 3 AFC Bournemouth 0

Prior to the game Uwe Rösler said that the main focus of his team would be attacking and to have plenty of hunger and desire and the Wigan manager was true to his word as they produced a convincing 3-0 victory … Continue reading

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Wigan get rude Championship awakening – Bournemouth 1 Wigan Athletic 0

Any Latics fans who expected the team to cruise through the Championship got a shock on Saturday as recently promoted Bournemouth deservedly won 1-0 at the Goldsands Stadium. Lewis Grabban’s goal on 43 minutes following a poor back pass by … Continue reading

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Wigan end Bournemouth’s unbeaten run and progress to the FA Cup 4th Round – Bournemouth 0 Wigan Athletic 1

  A superb 17th minute strike by Mauro Boselli was the difference between the two sides as Wigan ended Bournemouth’s 18 game unbeaten run in all competitions. Wigan will now face non-league Macclesfield Town in the FA Cup fourth round … Continue reading

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Has the FA Cup lost its sheen for the Latics? Wigan Athletic 1 Bournemouth 1

A Jordi Gomez equaliser kept Wigan in the FA Cup as they struggled to overcome a well organised and hard-working League One outfit Bournemouth. The Spanish midfielder followed up his missed penalty to score from the rebound and secure a replay … Continue reading

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The pursuit of the 92 – the goalposts keep moving

One of the few disadvantages of Wigan’s extended stay in the top flight has been that I’ve not been able to get to as many other football league grounds as I’d have liked. There are always the newly promoted teams to … Continue reading

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