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12th Man - Getting one over Steady Nigel

Expectations are high after Latics produced a convincing 3-0 victory against Port Vale last Saturday. They are upping the pressure on the teams above them and will be seeking to maintain their promotion form this week at Sheffield United. 411 more words

Wigan Athletic

Van Gaal's United Team Is Depressing

Having just watched Manchester United beat a league one team by 1-0, at Old Trafford, thanks to a penalty in the 93rd minute scored by their third choice penalty taker I was not really interested in what van Gaal had to say, but I listened anyway. 633 more words

Opinion

Preview: Sheffield United

Thanks to our premature cup exit at the hands of Northampton Town, we have been ‘punished’ with a 15-day break. Given the slightly lethargic display against Doncaster when last we saw our Sky Blues, it would seem that this early winter interlude might actually have been most timely. 1,134 more words

Coventry City

Sheffield United 2-0 Chesterfield - League 1

A brace from 19 year old Che Adams handed Sheffield United a 2-0 victory over Chesterfield on the competitive home debut of new boss Nigel Adkins. 1,604 more words

Football

12th Man: It's time to make a decisive move

Another home game and another defeat and Malky Mackay’s days as Wigan Athletic manager are surely numbered. Latics might have been unlucky with the two offside decisions but overall they lacked any great conviction and rarely looked capable of overcoming a fairly average Cardiff team. 438 more words

Wigan Athletic

McCann? Evans? Gattuso?! Who’ll be the next Posh manager?

Grant McCann – 1/1

A former Posh captain and a fan favourite, McCann recently left London Road to pursue a career at boyhood club Linfield. Despite having been at the Northern Irish club less than six months he’s back in England coaching the Peterborough team in his spare time. 859 more words

Football

Clarke may get West Brom shot

Reading manager Steve Clarke may get an opportunity to face his formed managerial club West Bromwich Albion as the Scot will sustain a moment of piquancy in the draw for the quarter-finals of the English FA Cup after his current side’s English Championship victory after his victory at league high-flying Derby County on Saturday which maintained The Royals’ unexpected progress. 295 more words

Football