Tag Archives: Nick Powell

Title favourites looking good for promotion – Wigan Athletic 3 Southend United 0

Latics moved to the top of League One with comfortable 3-0 victory against mid-table Southend United at the DW Stadium. They went ahead after only eight minutes when Michael Jacobs deflected shot evaded the Shrimpers keeper Mark Oxley. It was … Continue reading

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12th Man – Nick Powell a fragile genius

  Media pundits and football fans are prone to hyperbole but Nick Powell is justifying all the hype this season. Powell is an exceptional talent who is proving to be a cut above most players in League One. He is … Continue reading

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Latics show quality in depth – Scunthorpe United 1 Wigan Athletic 2

Wigan Athletic showed the quality of their squad with an important 2-1 win at last season’s play-off contenders Scunthorpe United. Latics were without captain Sam Morsy, who was away on international duty with Egypt, and in-form midfielder Michael Jacobs at … Continue reading

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Powell’s perfect penalty sinks Plymouth – Wigan Athletic 1 Plymouth Argyle 0

Nick Powell’s late penalty was enough to seal the three points against Plymouth Argyle and move Latics up to second place in the League One table. Latics had created numerous chances but Argyle had defended in depth and managed to … Continue reading

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12th Man – It’s all going so well

Latics are now in a rich vein of form after winning their last three games in convincing fashion. They have confidently moved up to second in the League One table and are rapidly reinforcing the bookmakers’ view that they are … Continue reading

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Latics in control but left wanting more – Wigan Athletic 3 Bristol Rovers 0

League One promotion favourites Wigan Athletic dominated Bristol Rovers and ran out comfortable 3-0 winners at the DW Stadium. Latics were on top right from the kick-off and Rovers problems were compounded on the half-hour mark when Ryan Sweeney was … Continue reading

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12th Man – Cook’s positive vibes

I’m trying not to get too carried away so early in the season but Latics have made an impressive start to the campaign. They rarely have a good start and it is the first time they’ve won their first three … Continue reading

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