Category Archives: Ivan Ramis

12th Man: Malky can weather media storm

Malky Mackay’s appointment and Dave Whelan’s subsequent controversial comments have resulted in an unprecedented amount of negative media coverage for the club, but on the pitch there are grounds for optimism. The media storm created must have been a massive … Continue reading

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Marshall magic gives Rovers the edge – Blackburn Rovers 3 Wigan Athletic 1

Scoring two top quality goals by Man of the Match Ben Marshall was the difference between Blackburn and Wigan at Ewood Park on Saturday afternoon. Marshall blasted a 25-yard shot into the bottom corner and later exquisitely curled a another … Continue reading

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Lessons learned from Rovers defeat? Blackburn Rovers 4 Wigan Athletic 3

Wigan were involved in a high scoring 4-3 defeat to Blackburn on Saturday but the defeat may have provided some vital lessons for Latics imminent play-off games against Queens Park Rangers. Tom Cairney gave Rovers an early lead before Ivan … Continue reading

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Wigan held by Champions-Elect – Wigan Athletic 2 Leicester City 2

Wigan went toe-to-toe with Champions-elect Leicester City in an entertaining 2-2 draw at the DW Stadium. With three minutes of normal time remaining Latics looked to have secured the three points but Dean Hammond headed home to keep open the Foxes … Continue reading

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Wigan are singing in the rain – Aston Villa 0 Wigan Athletic 3

Grey skies over Villa Park Wigan recorded their first win in seven games with a comfortable 3-0 win against an Aston Villa side who have now conceded 15 goals in the last three games and are sliding towards relegation. The … Continue reading

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Wigan’s quality makes for unhappy Hammers – Wigan Athletic 2 West Ham United 1

Wigan went into this fixture without a home victory and West Ham on a fine run of form but it was the Latics who emerged triumphant. The home team controlled the game and should have won by more goals and … Continue reading

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Six minutes of madness prove costly for the Latics – Wigan Athletic 0 Chelsea 2

Wigan returned to the kamikaze defending of early last season when they conceded two goals within the first six minutes against the European Champions Chelsea. Ivan Ramis making his debut from Real Mallorca had an unfortunate start to his career … Continue reading

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What are the fans thinking? Wigan Athletic season preview 2012/13

Zoo magazine recently asked me to answer some questions about Wigan for their team by team pre-season guide and my responses have now been published in this week’s magazine. Given that these responses are just from one fan’s perspective I thought … Continue reading

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Is Ivan Ramis on his way to Wigan?

Wigan have increased their offer for Real Mallorca’s Spanish defender Ivan Ramis. They are believed to be offering around €4.5million, near to the asking price of €5m, so it seems a deal may not be far away. Although Everton, Sunderland, … Continue reading

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