Category Archives: James McCarthy

Transfer deadline day round up – Wigan Athletic

The main news of the night was the transfer of James McCarthy to Everton for a fee reported to be £13m. Maroune Fellaini’s late move from Everton to Manchester United for £27.5m looked to have triggered McCarthy’s move to Goodison Park. … Continue reading

Posted in Everton, James McCarthy, Manchester United, Nick Powell, Wigan Athletic | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Wigan on the edge after home defeat – Wigan Athletic 2 Swansea City 3

Wigan’s battle to maintain their Premier League status is now looking likely to end in failure after a desperately poor second half performance gifted Swansea City all three points at the DW Stadium. Latics had led 1-0 at half time … Continue reading

Posted in Angel Rangel, Dwight Tiendalli, Itay Shechter, James McCarthy, Roger Espinoza, Swansea City, Wigan Athletic | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

McCarthy’s magic extends Rangers winless run – Wigan Athletic 2 Queens Park Rangers 2

Queens Park Rangers had a great opportunity to snatch their first three points of the season against a depleted Latics when they took a 2-1 lead through substitute Djibril Cisse in the 71st minute, but Wigan equalised three minutes later … Continue reading

Posted in Djibril Cisse, James McCarthy, QPR, Ryan Nelson, Wigan Athletic | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

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

Posted in Birmingham City, Celtic, Hamilton Academicals, Ivan Ramis, James McArthur, James McCarthy, Jean Beausejour, Shaun Maloney, Wigan Athletic | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Transfer torment for the latics

The close season transfer window is now officially open and the transfer rumours are already in full flow. It is no exaggeration to say that the transfer rumour mill now turns 24 hours a day, every day in the year. Fans of … Continue reading

Posted in Ali Al Habsi, Charles N'Zogbia, Hugo Rodallega, James McCarthy, Maynor Figueroa, Mohammed Diame, Roberto Martinez, Transfers, Wigan Athletic | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Some of the main characters and a small matter of Liverpool FC

A busy week for Wigan Athletic with lots of positives following the Blackburn result. James McCarthy receiving media attention following his two goals and his possible international switch between the Republic of Ireland and Scotland. Dave Whelan announces that he … Continue reading

Posted in Dave Whelan, James McCarthy, Liverpool, Roberto Martinez, Wigan Athletic | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment