Category Archives: Brentford

Battling Wigan move out of the drop zone – Wigan Athletic 2 Brentford 1

Latics moved out of the bottom three after a dominating display against mid-table Brentford at the DW Stadium. Man of the match Sam Morsy fired Latics ahead after 28 minutes and soon afterwards the Eqyptian international added a second when … Continue reading

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12th Man – Building blocks for survival

What an incredible debut for Callum Connolly at Burton last Saturday, the 19-year-old Everton loanee had only signed for Latics just prior to kick off and he made a dream start scoring two headed goals to clinch a vital win. … Continue reading

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Captain Warnock is leading by example – Brentford 0 Wigan Athletic 0

The recently appointed Wigan Athletic captain Stephen Warnock produced a Man of the Match performance in the 0-0 draw at Brentford and helped the club to their first away point of the season. The 34-year-old former England international defender inspired … Continue reading

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12th Man – Let’s cut out the backbiting

It was great to see Latics get back to winning ways against Wolves on Tuesday night. It was a hard fought but deserved victory against a very good Wolves team who had recently beaten Newcastle and Brentford. Prior to Tuesday’s … Continue reading

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Listless Latics undone by busy Bees – Brentford 3 Wigan Athletic 0

Wigan ended their woeful season with a 3-0 defeat as Brentford convincingly moved into the Championship play-offs. The Bees took the lead through Alex Pritchard’s deflected first half free-kick. Jota’s goal early in the second half took Brentford into fifth … Continue reading

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12th Man: Still on tenterhooks

Wigan’s survival hopes are hanging by a thread as we await news of Rotherham United’s punishment from the Football League for fielding an ineligible player. The outcome of the disciplinary panel is likely to decide whether Latics have a realistic … Continue reading

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12th Man: Seven to save our season

This weekend’s international break gives Wigan time to take stock and prepare for the big challenge ahead. After the internationals Latics will have seven critical games in the space of only 30 days in which to avoid relegation. Four of … Continue reading

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