Category Archives: Doncaster Rovers

Latics are back to winning ways – Wigan Athletic 3 Doncaster Rovers 0

Latics were not at their best but they still had a comfortable 3-0 victory against League One strugglers Doncaster Rovers at the DW Stadium. Michael Jacobs opened the scoring with a strike from the edge of the box after 40 … Continue reading

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Latics unbeaten run comes to an end – Doncaster Rovers 3 Wigan Athletic 1

Wigan Athletic’s title hopes received a setback as they lost 3-1 at relegation threatened Doncaster Rovers. Latics 20-game unbeaten run came to end with a below par performance at the Keepmoat. Will Grigg scored his 24th goal of the season … Continue reading

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Latics still looking for lift off – Wigan Athletic 0 Doncaster Rovers 0

Latics are still looking for their first win of the season after an uninspiring goalless draw at home to Doncaster on Sunday. Wigan might have taken a first half lead when Michael Jacobs’ 25 yard free-kick hit the crossbar. However, … Continue reading

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Latics 2015/16 fixtures announced – Coventry City first up

Wigan Athletic travel to Coventry City in the opening fixture of their 2015/16 League One campaign. This is followed up by home fixtures against Doncaster Rovers on Saturday 15th August and Scunthorpe United on Tuesday 18th August, before the long away … Continue reading

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Rovers upset the odds with big win – Doncaster Rovers 3 Wigan Athletic 0

Few people could have predicted this result prior to kick off, as Doncaster had not won for eight and Wigan were unbeaten in six Championship games under Uwe Rösler, but it was Rovers who defied the odds to win 3-0. … Continue reading

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Latics fight back to salvage a point – Wigan Athletic 2 Doncaster Rovers 2

A dramatic 90th minute equaliser by Leon Barnett secured a share of the spoils for Wigan after they had trailed 2-0 to Doncaster at half time. Somewhat against the run of play the Yorkshiremen had stunned the home crowd with … Continue reading

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The pursuit of the 92 – the goalposts keep moving

One of the few disadvantages of Wigan’s extended stay in the top flight has been that I’ve not been able to get to as many other football league grounds as I’d have liked. There are always the newly promoted teams to … Continue reading

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