Tag Archives: Wigan Athletic

Even Christ can’t save Latics as they slump to another defeat – Wigan Athletic 0 Luton Town 2

Toure made six changes from the FA cup defeat to Luton in midweek, with Tiehi, Caulker, Azeez, Ryan Nyambe, James McClean, and Will Keane coming into the starting line-up. The visitors started the game strongly and adopted a high press. … Continue reading

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Latics late FA Cup heartache – Wigan Athletic 1 Luton Town 2

Toure made five changes from Saturday’s draw at Cardiff City, with Jack Whatmough, Tendayi Darikwa, Joe Bennett, Aasgaard and Ashley Fletcher all returning to the starting line-up. The visitors started brightly and in the first minute Woodrow broke into the … Continue reading

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Latics’ late show rescues a point – Cardiff City 1 Wigan Athletic 1

Kolo Toure made three changes to the team which started against Luton in the FA Cup with Steven Caulker making his Latics debut along with Charlie Hughes and Keane who also returned to the starting XI. The visitors created the … Continue reading

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Latics show signs of improvement – Luton Town 1 Wigan Athletic 1

Kolo Toure made three changes to the team which was defeated by Hull City with Ben Amos, Rarmani Edmonds-Green and Tom Naylor coming into the starting line up. It was a cagey opening to the game, James McClean was first … Continue reading

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Toure’s Tics in freefall – Wigan Athletic 1 Hull City 4

Toure made four changes from Thursday’s defeat against Sunderland, with Jack Whatmough, Ryan Nyambe, Joe Bennett and Jordan Cousins coming into the starting XI. The visitors started in confident mode and pressed high from the kick off. They went close … Continue reading

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Tough times for the Tics – Wigan Athletic 1 Sunderland 4

Kolo Toure made three changes from their Boxing Day defeat at Middlesbrough, with captain Tendayi Darikwa and Tom Naylor returning to the starting line-up, along with Ashley Fletcher who was given his first Latics league start. The visitors started the … Continue reading

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Injury-hit Latics thumped by Boro – Middlesbrough 4 Wigan Athletic 1

Latics were without three centre-halves, Jason Kerr, Jack Whatmough and Rarmani Edwards-Green. Kolo Toure made four changes from the team which had narrowly lost to Sheffield United with Ryan Nyambe, Jordan Cousins, Thelo Aasgaard and debutant Charlie Hughes starting. The … Continue reading

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Toure’s first home game ends in defeat – Wigan Athletic 1 Sheffield United 2

Toure named an unchanged starting XI to the side that picked up a draw away to Millwall. Latics created the first opportunity in just the second minute. Joe Bennett found Will Keane free in the centre and the striker fired … Continue reading

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Toure’s Tics make a promising start – Millwall 1 Wigan Athletic 1

New manager Kolo Toure made three changes to the team which had defeated Blackpool with Joe Bennett, Will Keane, and Nathan Broadhead replacing Rarmari Edmonds-Green, Graeme Shinnie and Charlie Wyke. In a lively opening period Latics went close in the … Continue reading

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Latics’ Bittersweet Symphony – Wigan Athletic 2 Blackpool 1

There was a strange atmosphere at the DW Stadium as Latics welcomed Blackpool without Richardson as manager. Acting assistants Rob Kelly and James Beattie made two changes to the starting XI from the defeat at Coventry City with Tom Naylor … Continue reading

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