Category Archives: Championship

Even Christ can’t save Latics as they slump to another defeat – Wigan Athletic 0 Luton Town 2

Toure made six changes from the FA cup defeat to Luton in midweek, with Tiehi, Caulker, Azeez, Ryan Nyambe, James McClean, and Will Keane coming into the starting line-up. The visitors started the game strongly and adopted a high press. … Continue reading

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Latics’ late show rescues a point – Cardiff City 1 Wigan Athletic 1

Kolo Toure made three changes to the team which started against Luton in the FA Cup with Steven Caulker making his Latics debut along with Charlie Hughes and Keane who also returned to the starting XI. The visitors created the … Continue reading

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Toure’s Tics in freefall – Wigan Athletic 1 Hull City 4

Toure made four changes from Thursday’s defeat against Sunderland, with Jack Whatmough, Ryan Nyambe, Joe Bennett and Jordan Cousins coming into the starting XI. The visitors started in confident mode and pressed high from the kick off. They went close … Continue reading

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Tough times for the Tics – Wigan Athletic 1 Sunderland 4

Kolo Toure made three changes from their Boxing Day defeat at Middlesbrough, with captain Tendayi Darikwa and Tom Naylor returning to the starting line-up, along with Ashley Fletcher who was given his first Latics league start. The visitors started the … Continue reading

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Injury-hit Latics thumped by Boro – Middlesbrough 4 Wigan Athletic 1

Latics were without three centre-halves, Jason Kerr, Jack Whatmough and Rarmani Edwards-Green. Kolo Toure made four changes from the team which had narrowly lost to Sheffield United with Ryan Nyambe, Jordan Cousins, Thelo Aasgaard and debutant Charlie Hughes starting. The … Continue reading

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Toure’s Tics make a promising start – Millwall 1 Wigan Athletic 1

New manager Kolo Toure made three changes to the team which had defeated Blackpool with Joe Bennett, Will Keane, and Nathan Broadhead replacing Rarmari Edmonds-Green, Graeme Shinnie and Charlie Wyke. In a lively opening period Latics went close in the … Continue reading

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Latics slip deeper into trouble – Coventry City 2 Wigan Athletic 0

Leam Richardson made three changes to the starting XI from the draw at Swansea with Ramari Edmonds-Green making his debut, Callum Lang and Jordan Cousins replacing Jason Kerr, Tom Naylor and Nathan Broadhead. In a lively opening period the Sky … Continue reading

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Latics make battling point at Swansea – Swansea City 2 Wigan Athletic 2

Swansea started brightly and Armstrong Oko-Flex had an opportunity in the fourth minute but he dragged his shot wide. Latics soon got into their stride and after Steven Benda had pushed Nathan Broadhead’s drive around the post from the resulting … Continue reading

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Toothless ‘Tics – Wigan Athletic 0 Stoke City 1

Leam Richardson made one change from Saturday’s defeat against Watford, with Tom Naylor replacing the suspended Graeme Shinnie. The first opportunity of the game fell to the visitors but Tymon’s long range effort was wide of Jamie Jones’ goal. Latics … Continue reading

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Latics suffer late heartache – Wigan Athletic 0 Watford 1

Leam Richardson made one change from last Saturday’s defeat against Queens Park Rangers, with Jones returning to the starting XI, in place of Ben Amos. Latics started well and created an opportunity in the fifth minute. Will Keane tried his … Continue reading

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