Category Archives: Ryan Colclough

Late equaliser keeps Latics on track for the title – Bristol Rovers 1 Wigan Athletic 1

Wigan Athletic maintained the advantage in the League One title race with a late equaliser at Bristol Rovers. In wet and windy conditions at the Memorial Ground the visitors struggled to get their usual passing game going and went behind … Continue reading

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12th Man – Strength in depth is a big bonus

Latics celebrated a fantastic FA Cup victory against Premier League Bournemouth on Wednesday night. It was an exhilarating performance by a mixture of fringe players and first team regulars. Prior to the game it looked as though Paul Cook was … Continue reading

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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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Failure to be clinical costs Latics dear – Peterborough United 3 Wigan Athletic 2

Wigan Athletic’s failure to convert a multitude of first-half chances proved crucial in the second-half as they slipped to a narrow 3-2 defeat at Peterborough United. Latics went into the interval 1-0 up but it could so easily have been … Continue reading

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First defeat compounded by Colclough sending off – Shrewsbury Town 1 Wigan Athletic 0

Latics suffered their first defeat of the season as Shrewsbury Town moved to the top of League One. In a closely fought encounter The Shrews edged the three points when Stefan Payne fired home from close range after Latics failed … Continue reading

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Unbeaten run comes to an end – Aston Villa 4 Wigan Athletic 1

Latics unbeaten opening to the season came to an end as they lost 4-1 to Aston Villa in the Carabao Cup (League Cup) at Villa Park. Both Latics and Villa made eleven changes from their starting line ups from Saturday’s … Continue reading

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Grigg rescues a point as Latics stumble – Colchester United 3 Wigan Athletic 3

Striker Will Grigg saved Wigan’s blushes with a 90th minute equaliser against bottom of the league Colchester in a high scoring draw. Second placed Latics dominated the early play and went ahead through Yanic Wildschut but the U’s equalised through … Continue reading

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Latics in hot pursuit of top spot – Wigan Athletic 3 Bury 0

Wigan Athletic extended their unbeaten run to twelve games and increased the pressure on league leaders Burton Albion as they eased past Bury 3-0 at the DW Stadium. Latics quickly sealed the three points with a scintillating opening 21 minutes. First … Continue reading

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Closing the gap – Wigan Athletic 3 Port Vale 0

Northern Ireland international Will Grigg completed a hat-trick against Port Vale as Wigan closed the gap on the automatic promotion places. Latics went ahead on seven minutes when Yanic Wildchut’s low cross was turned home at close range by Grigg. … Continue reading

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12th Man: Making the case for promotion

The doomsayers were out in force after Latics’ 1-1 draw at bottom club Crewe on Saturday night. The pessimists seem to think that the team had already blown their chances of promotion. However, I think they are very much in … Continue reading

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