Category Archives: Chey Dunkley

Villa thriller, with a killer blow for Latics – Aston Villa 3 Wigan Athletic 2

Match report by Jamie Aspinall. Paul Cook was true to his word when he said last week “If we do get beat then I’d rather it [happen] by being aggressive and trying to win the game”. Latics certainly went all … Continue reading

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Fantastic day in Fleetwood as Latics are promoted – Fleetwood Town 0 Wigan Athletic 4

Wigan Athletic thrashed Fleetwood Town 4-0 to return to the Championship at the first time of asking. Promotion was achieved on a glorious day on the Lancashire coast with an emphatic display of attacking football. Latics’ result and Shrewsbury’s failure to … Continue reading

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Latics move into automatic promotion places – Bury 0 Wigan Athletic 2

It wasn’t a pretty performance by Wigan Athletic but it was an important victory as they moved back into the automatic promotion places. Bottom of the table Bury had the better of the opening exchanges but Latics went ahead against … Continue reading

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12th Man – The qualities required for promotion

The League One table is looking much healthier for Latics after two very important away wins at Bradford City and Walsall. Latics have not been at their fluent best in these games but they are now showing the qualities that … Continue reading

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Latics up the pressure – Walsall 0 Wigan Athletic 3

Wigan Athletic eased past Walsall with a comfortable victory at the Bescot Stadium and upped the pressure on Shrewsbury and Blackburn at the top of the League One table. Walsall didn’t get the new manager ‘bounce’ under Dean Keates as … Continue reading

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Just an off day or something more serious? Wigan Athletic 3 Scunthorpe United 3

A late Gary Roberts equaliser saved Latics from what could have been a damaging defeat in an high scoring encounter against Scunthorpe United at the DW Stadium. Former Wigan loanee striker Ivan Toney’s neat finish on 53 minutes looked to … Continue reading

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Latics’ unbeaten home record comes to an end – Wigan Athletic 1 Bradford City 2

Latics unbeaten home league record came to an end as Bradford City secured a surprise victory at the DW Stadium. With the match appearing to be heading for a draw the Bantams stunned Latics in the 92nd minute through substitute … Continue reading

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