A man of the match performance from Wigan keeper Jussi Jaaskelainen was the only positive in a poor Wigan Athletic performance at the DW Stadium yesterday against local rivals, the relegation threatened Oldham who deserve credit for a thoroughly committed team performance which sought to and succeeded in nullifying Wigan’s creative threats
Two goals in rapid succession early in the second half saw Wigan continue their promotion push securing a win against Sheffield United at Bramhall Lane.
Wigan’s drive towards the automatic promotion spots came to a halt yesterday afternoon with a draw against relegation threatened Crewe at Gresty Road. Wigan made two changes from the side which comfortably beat Chesterfield last Saturday with recalls to the starting line up for Wildschut and McCann with Vuckic dropping to the bench and James […]
A dramatic turnaround at the DW saw Sheffield United secure a share of the points with three goals in the last twenty minutes after they seemed dead and buried following an excellent first hour by Wigan. Wigan made two changes from the last outing with Vuckic and McCann starting in place of Kellett and James.
Wigan produced a tremendous fightback from two nil down at the DW Stadium on Thursday night with a last minute of injury time winner from captain Craig Morgan after Wigan had seemed dead and buried against a Gillingham side who thoroughly deserved their two goal lead and could have been further ahead had Bradley Dack […]
A superb run and finish by Micheal Jacobs in a rain sodden Scunthorpe yesterday saw the Latics gain a draw but their second half performance merited so much more so dominant were the Lancashire side. Wigan made two changes from Monday’s victory at Fleetwood with fan favourite Wildschut taking his place on the left wing […]
A dominant performance from Wigan Athletic in front of a large travelling away support saw the Latics secure their play off spot at the mid-point of the season. Manager Gary Caldwell had the luxury of being able to select the same side that dominated proceedings at Barnsley and with a week off due to the […]
A dominant performance from Gary Caldwell’s charges saw Wigan break a three match winless run securing a play off spot going into Christmas. Wigan made four changes to the side that lost to Blackpool last time out with a welcome return from injury for Captain Morgan and recalls for Daniel, Jacobs and a first league […]
On an afternoon of torrential rain during which supporters would not have been surprised to see Noah’s ark sailing up the river Douglas, Wigan turned in another damp squib of a performance, their third consecutive league game without scoring. Wigan made four changes to the side which lost against Barnsley last week, with Love, Cowie, […]
Wigan delivered what was probably their worst home performance of the season so far , a performance which ensured that they were deservedly beaten by rock bottom Barnsley whose pace creativity and will to win was too much for the Wigan side. Wigan made four changes from the nil all draw at Southend last week […]
Southend and Wigan fought out an even draw , short on quality for the most part but high on effort and commitment in a game which was hampered by swirling high winds in Essex yesterday. Wigan made five changes from the side which lost narrowly at home to Burton, Morgan and Wildschut due to injuries […]
A poor Wigan performance 0n a wet and windy Tuesday night at the DW stadium saw the Latics lose to a breakaway goal, their first home defeat this season. Manager Gary Caldwell was afforded the luxury of being able to select an unchanged side with Jacobs being declared fit to resume after what looked likely […]