Category Archives: Derby County

Latics halt Rams winning run – Derby County 0 Wigan Athletic 0

Latics earned a deserved point with a 0-0 draw against play-off chasing Derby County at Pride Park. The Rams dominated possession for long periods but it was Latics who had the better chances to win the game. Latics might have … Continue reading

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12th Man – The challenge ahead

Latics poor run of form continued on Wednesday night when they were outplayed by top of the table Newcastle United. They had worked extremely hard to get a result, particularly in the second half, but there was always a feeling … Continue reading

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Latics blunted in attack – Wigan Athletic 0 Derby County 1

Warren Joyce’s decision to play Yanic Wildschut as the lone striker ultimately proved costly as Wigan Athletic slipped to a 1-0 home defeat to Derby County. Bradley Johnson put Derby in front when he headed home Tom Ince’s free-kick on … Continue reading

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12th Man – Is the lone striker the way forward?

It will be interesting to see what formation and tactics Warren Joyce employs against in-form Derby County on Saturday. Joyce has played one striker, packed the midfield and defended deep in his last two away games at Barnsley and Huddersfield … Continue reading

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Mackay sacked after another home defeat – Wigan Athletic 0 Derby County 2

Malky Mackay was relieved of his managerial duties after Latics moved closer to relegation with another disappointing display against promotion chasing Derby County. Wigan have failed to win at home since August 30th and their attack once again lacked any … 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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McClean brace lifts Latics spirits – Derby County 1 Wigan Athletic 2

Wigan Athletic produced their best performance of the season as they upset the odds and defeated Championship leaders Derby County on their own patch. Going into the game the Rams had not been beaten in 12 matches and Latics had … Continue reading

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