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Latics win battle of the basement - Blackpool 1 Wigan Athletic 3

Wigan deservedly won the battle of the Championship’s basement clubs with a 3-1 victory at Bloomfield Road.

The three points maintained Latics’ slim hopes of survival but virtually condemned the Seasiders to relegation to League One. 518 more words

Wigan Athletic

12th Man: Is there light at the end of the tunnel?

It’s been a nightmare season so far but there is some evidence to suggest that the dark days may be coming to an end. Saturday’s improved second half performance against Blackburn Rovers has given me renewed hope that Latics can avoid the drop. 472 more words

Wigan Athletic

Derby day deadlock - Wigan Athletic 1 Blackburn Rovers 1

Both teams will have reason to feel frustrated after this Lancashire derby ended 1-1 at the DW Stadium on Saturday.

Rovers went ahead when Tom Cairney set up Corry Evans and his smart finish beat Scott Carson from the edge of the area. 478 more words

Wigan Athletic

Downward trend continues - Birmingham City 3 Wigan Athletic 1

Wigan slipped deeper into the relegation mire after a dispiriting 3-1 defeat to Birmingham City at St Andrews. An abysmal first 30 minutes gifted City a two goal lead through Clayton Donaldson, but it could have been so many more as Latics were shambolic. 759 more words

Wigan Athletic

Mackay gets it right - Post match reaction Leeds United (A)

Our luck was in today”.

So said James McClean, the architect of Wigan Athletic’s first win since October 25th. McClean’s cross led to a Leeds own goal after 11 minutes, then he sealed the win with a powerful finish in the 82nd minute. 654 more words

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A win at last - Leeds United 0 Wigan Athletic 2

A fortuitous own goal and a late winner by James McClean gained Latics a 2-0 victory over fellow Championship strugglers Leeds United at Elland Road on Boxing Day. 625 more words

Wigan Athletic

Players who don’t seem to care – Norwich (H) match reaction

Over the years we have seen some abject performances from Latics with woeful scorelines. Too often when they were in the Premier League they would play a top of the table team and hold their own until the opponents scored their first goal. 875 more words

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