Category Archives: Burnley

Latics given a lesson in finishing – Wigan Athletic 1 Burnley 5

Wigan Athletic slumped to their first defeat of the season when they were emphatically defeated 5-1 by Burnley. The Clarets went ahead after 17 minutes when Jay Rodriguez finished from close range and they increased their lead when Josh Brownhill … Continue reading

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Wigan fail to spoil Burnley’s big day – Burnley 2 Wigan Athletic 0

Latics were unable to prevent Burnley enjoying their promotion party as they went down 2-0 at Turf Moor on Easter Monday. The Clarets confirmed their return to the Premier League after a four-year absence with goals by Ashley Barnes and … Continue reading

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Wigan lack the killer touch – Wigan Athletic 0 Burnley 0

Wigan continue to make good progress under new manager Uwe Rosler but were held 0-0 at home to high riding Burnley on Sunday. The Latics dominated possession and created the majority of the chances but lacked the killer touch to … Continue reading

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Owen Coyle appointed as the new Wigan manager

Former Bolton boss Owen Coyle has been appointed as the new Wigan Athletic manager. Coyle who has been out of work since he was sacked by Bolton in October, is a somewhat controversial choice to replace Roberto Martinez who left … Continue reading

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