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Big win for Latics and under pressure Cook – Wigan Athletic 5 Bolton Wanderers 2

Relegation threatened Wigan Athletic recorded an emphatic 5-2 victory against fellow strugglers Bolton Wanderers and relieved the pressure on manager Paul Cook. Latics took an early lead when Joe Garner headed home from Reece James’ free-kick and went further ahead … Continue reading

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Top drawer ‘Tics – Wigan Athletic 3 Aston Villa 0

Wigan Athletic produced one their best performances of the season to demolish play-off chasing Aston Villa at the DW Stadium. New signing Anthony Pilkington was the early catalyst but this was an all round team performance. Debutant Pilkington produced a … Continue reading

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Wigan get off to a flying start against the Owls – Wigan Athletic 3 Sheffield Wednesday 2

Match report by Jamie Aspinall. Opening games are not always an accurate indication of how a team’s season is going to pan out, however Paul Cook and the Wigan fans will be hoping this type of performance becomes a regular … Continue reading

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Latics edge closer to the title – Wigan Athletic 1 AFC Wimbledon 1

Champions elect Wigan Athletic fought out a 1-1 draw with AFC Wimbledon at the DW Stadium but both teams had reason to be satisfied with the result. Second place Blackburn had been defeated at Charlton so Latics only require a … Continue reading

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Latics are back on top – Rochdale 1 Wigan Athletic 4

Wigan Athletic moved back to the top of the League One table with an impressive 4-1 hammering of relegation strugglers Rochdale. In an end-to-end first half Latics went ahead in the 17th minute when Max Power’s corner was headed towards … Continue reading

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12th Man – The qualities required for promotion

The League One table is looking much healthier for Latics after two very important away wins at Bradford City and Walsall. Latics have not been at their fluent best in these games but they are now showing the qualities that … Continue reading

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Latics up the pressure – Walsall 0 Wigan Athletic 3

Wigan Athletic eased past Walsall with a comfortable victory at the Bescot Stadium and upped the pressure on Shrewsbury and Blackburn at the top of the League One table. Walsall didn’t get the new manager ‘bounce’ under Dean Keates as … Continue reading

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