Category Archives: League One

Latics win basement battle in seven-goal thriller – Burton Albion 3 Wigan Athletic 4

Striker Kyle Joseph scored his first senior hat-trick for Wigan Athletic as they defeated Burton Albion 4-3 in the battle of League One’s bottom two clubs. The Brewers John Joe O’Toole headed the hosts ahead on 13 minutes following a … Continue reading

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Latics fightback for a deserved point – Fleetwood Town 1 Wigan Athletic 1

In a wind-affected game of two halves Wigan Athletic battled for a deserved point at Fleetwood Town. With the wind at their backs the hosts had taken a first half lead through Danny Andrew’s superb 30-yard strike. But Latics dominated … Continue reading

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Five-Star Dale give Latics a drubbing – Wigan Athletic 0 Rochdale 5

After the recent highs of victories against Sunderland and Accrington Latics came crashing back to earth with their worst performance of season. The visitors were ahead after only four minutes when 17-year-old Kwadwo Baah unleashed an unstoppable drive from the … Continue reading

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Latics surprise Stanley in seven-goal thriller – Wigan Athletic 4 – Accrington Stanley 3

Wigan Athletic secured a hard fought 4-3 victory against in-form Accrington Stanley at the DW Stadium. Stanley’s John Coleman had been named League One manager of the month for November but his team were stunned by Latics in the first … Continue reading

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Hard times for Wigan Athletic – Lincoln City 2 Wigan Athletic 1

Latics were unlucky to suffer a narrow 2-1 defeat to high-flying Lincoln City at Sincil Bank. Kal Naismith’s deflected strike had given the visitors a 52 minute lead but a controversial free-kick was awarded to Lincoln on the edge of … Continue reading

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Another dark day at the DW – Wigan Athletic 1 Oxford United 2

Wigan Athletic succumbed to another defeat at the DW Stadium, this time against fellow strugglers Oxford United. Latics were outplayed for much of the game and went behind when Matty Taylor produced a smart finish for the visitors on 61 … Continue reading

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Injury crisis pushes Latics into trouble – Wigan Athletic 2 Northampton Town 3

Wigan Athletic’s makeshift line-up narrowly lost 3-2 to Northampton Town at the  DW Stadium. The hosts were without seven first team players due to injury and they struggled to compete in the first half against the physically stronger visitors. Former … Continue reading

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Tough times for Latics – MK Dons 2 Wigan Athletic 0

Jamie Jones kept Latics in the game in the first half Injury-hit Wigan Athletic suffered a dispiriting 2-0 defeat at Milton Keynes Dons tonight. Latics who are still in administration and awaiting a takeover by a Spanish consortium were without … Continue reading

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Stalemate after a game of two halves – Wigan Athletic 1 Plymouth Argyle 1

Will Keane scored his first goal for Latics It was a game of two halves as Wigan Athletic ground out a first league point in four games against Plymouth Argyle at the DW Stadium. Latics produced a dreadful first half … Continue reading

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Latics slip into relegation zone after another narrow defeat – Wigan Athletic 0 Peterborough United 1

Kal Naismith went closest for Latics Wigan Athletic slipped into the League One relegation zone after a narrow 1-0 defeat against promotion chasing Peterborough United. Tricky winger Siriki Dembele was a constant threat for the visitors who should have been … Continue reading

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