Category Archives: Play-offs

12th Man: Memorable for all the wrong reasons

The last two years have probably been two of the most memorable in Wigan Athletic’s 82-year history, but 2014 is now turning out to be memorable for all the wrong reasons. Few events could match the tremendous highs of the … Continue reading

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Play-off heartache for Latics – Queens Park Rangers 2 Wigan Athletic 1 (AET)

Wigan suffered the disappointment of an extra-time play-off semi-final defeat at the hands of Queens Park Rangers. Latics had taken an early lead through James Perch but Gary Caldwell conceded a penalty and Charlie Austin converted from the spot kick. … Continue reading

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Wigan secure play-off spot and push Birmingham near the drop – Birmingham City 0 Wigan Athletic 1

Callum McManaman’s coolly taken third minute goal was enough to confirm Wigan’s place in the Championship play-offs and condemn Birmingham to likely relegation at St Andrew’s last night. Latics cemented their place in the top six in their 59th game … Continue reading

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