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League One
Will Grigg Relights the Fire
17:00 Thursday 7th February 2019

The famous song goes, Will Grigg’s on fire, your defence is terrified… but recently… not so much. It has been embers at best. Why? It’s evident he’s dreaming of third-tier football where he flourished, yet…

Championship
Can Paul Cook guide Wigan Athletic to successive promotions?
15:00 Tuesday 5th June 2018

What an extraordinary last 13 months Paul Cook has had. He claimed the League Two crown at Portsmouth, masterminded Wigan Athletic's shock FA Cup victory over Manchester City before topping it all by delivering Championship promotion. Can…

League One
Wigan have the chance to overtake Shrewsbury and Blackburn for pole position in League One
16:00 Friday 6th April 2018

Between five and eight games are left to play by all teams in League one right now which means playoffs and promotion spots are being fought for. Three teams competing for League One automatic places right now includes Wigan Athletic, Shrewsbury…

Fa Cup
Wigan and Southampton have pressure ahead of FA Cup meeting but for contrasting reasons
17:00 Saturday 17th March 2018

Southampton travel to the DW Stadium to face Wigan Athletic in the FA Cup quarter-final on Sunday. It will be Mark Hughes’ first game as manager, having replaced the sacked Mauricio Pellegrino on Wednesday. Wigan may be two divisions…

Premier League
Why Pep Guardiola will never be universally loved in England
13:00 Thursday 22nd February 2018

"Congratulations to Wigan for qualification, they had one shot on target." That was the response from Pep Guardiola after seeing his side knocked out of the FA Cup by Wigan on Monday evening. In an ill-tempered affair, which had seen…

Premier League
Why Sergio Aguero isn't to blame following bust-up with Wigan fan
14:00 Tuesday 20th February 2018

Sergio Aguero has been in red-hot form over the last few weeks, scoring goals galore as Manchester City continued their pursuit to win multiples trophies this term. However, last night, things took a turn for the worst as The Citizens were…

League One
Blackpool defeat high-flying Wigan to ease the pressure
08:15 Thursday 15th February 2018

Before Tuesday night, Blackpool F.C faced the prospect of falling into relegation territory. The Seasiders needed to dig a result out against League One leaders Wigan Athletic.    Gary Bowyer was determined to ensure his side came…

Fa Cup
FA Cup second round preview
14:00 Friday 1st December 2017

For the lesser known clubs still in this year’s FA Cup, this weekend could prove future changing. The Second round takes place over the next few days, with the third round draw on Monday night. A win followed by a tie against…

Fa Cup
Wigan Athletic FA Cup winners of 2013: Where are they now?
09:30 Tuesday 28th November 2017

It is over four years since Wigan Athletic famously defeated Manchester City in the FA Cup final. Ben Watson's header made history at Wembley, carving the club's name onto the prestigious trophy for the first time. Since then,…

League One
Wigan snatch pole position in League One
16:30 Monday 27th November 2017

Saturday afternoon coursed more action from League One and there was a change in pole position. Shrewsbury Town lost to Bradford meaning Wigan Athletic's 3-1 win at Rotherham pushed the Latics into first place. Shrewsbury had been holding…

Opinion
Antonio Valencia is Manchester United's unsung hero this season
12:00 Saturday 15th April 2017

We all know it's not easy being a defender, particularly when it's not your natural habitat. But Antonio Valencia has broken this orthodox. He's now Manchester United's first choice right-back having seen off competition from Matteo Darmian…

Championship
Big clubs in the bottom half of the Championship
17:00 Wednesday 8th March 2017

Several teams that are currently in the Championship were in the Premier League only a couple of years ago. However, many of these big clubs are in the bottom half of the table. Cardiff City, Aston Villa, Queens Park Rangers, Blackburn Rovers,…

Opinion
Can Fleetwood Town continue their amazing run to the Championship?
10:00 Saturday 11th February 2017

Ten years ago, Fleetwood Town was in the seventh level of the football pyramid in England. Now sitting fourth in League One, can the Cod Army continue their amazing run in the Football League? After being crowned champions of the Northern Premier…

Championship
Wigan v Sheffield Wedneday: The Preview
19:45 Friday 3rd February 2017

Relegation-threatened Wigan Athletic will be taking it game by game at this stage of the season, with them sitting in the relegation zone by just three points. At the complete opposite end of the scale, are promotion hunting Sheffield Wednesday,…

Opinion
The FA Cup: Should this be the only domestic competition?
13:15 Monday 30th January 2017

In simple terms, my answer is yes. It's the oldest and arguably the most watched domestic cup competition of all time. What does the FA Cup bring?Weekends like today exemplify what the FA Cup can bring, on what other days could you envisage…