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Premier League
Can James McCarthy resurrect his career at Crystal Palace?
08:01 Sunday 18th August 2019

James McCarthy joined Crystal Palace 11 days ago for £3 million. It brought an end to the central midfielder’s six-year spell at Everton. Having fallen off the Premier League radar in recent times, he now aims to revive his career…

Championship
2019/20 Championship preview
15:00 Friday 2nd August 2019

As is the case every Championship season, 2019/20 will be an open affair. Last campaign, Sheffield United proved any team at this level can get on a roll to gain promotion. The division is arguably the most competitive anywhere. With…

Premier League
Where are they now? Relegated clubs from the 2012/2013 Premier League season
12:00 Friday 3rd May 2019

Bouncing back into the Premier League presumes you can keep all your players. Reality usually means you turn over your squad, losing chemistry in the process. Meanwhile, contending clubs in the Championship have momentum. They have been chasing…

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,…