Category Archives: Wigan Athletic

Battling point for youthful Latics – Wigan Athletic 0 Bristol Rovers 0

Curtis Tilt in fine form in the centre of defence Wigan Athletic’s depleted line-up secured their first point in five games with a spirited display against Bristol Rovers. The hosts were without seven senior players and prior to the game … 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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Latics’ fragile confidence easily shattered – Wigan Athletic 2 Chorley 3

National League North Chorley pulled off an FA Cup first round shock when they defeated League One Wigan Athletic 3-2 after extra time at the DW Stadium. Latics had dominated the first half and led 2-0 with goals from Joe … Continue reading

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Latics edged out by the Seasiders – Blackpool 1 Wigan Athletic 0

Wigan Athletic’s makeshift team suffered a narrow 1-0 defeat against Blackpool at Bloomfield Road.  Latics who are still missing seven first-teamers acquitted themselves well against the more experienced hosts and were unlucky not to come away with at least a … 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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Review: Luka Modric My Autobiography

From humble beginnings Luka Modric has achieved incredible things during his football career winning more than 15 trophies with Real Madrid, a FIFA World Cup finalist, Golden Ball winner, UEFA Men’s Player of the Year, FIFA Best Men’s Player and … 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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Frustrating afternoon at the Valley for Latics – Charlton Athletic 1 Wigan Athletic 0

Referee Ollie Yates was the centre of attention as Latics were narrowly defeated by Charlton Athletic in a hard fought fixture at the Valley. Yates’s decision-making was erratic throughout, disallowing a Latics goal and twice denying penalty appeals when Will … Continue reading

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