Wigan Athletic

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Wigan Athletic Football Club, based in Wigan, Greater Manchester, England, was founded in 1932.

Wigan Athletic competes in the Championship, the second tier of the English football league system. They played their initial home games at Springfield Park before shifting to DW Stadium in 1999.

Wigan, nicknamed “the Latics” and “the Tics”, are owned by Dave Whelan and managed by Paul Cook, who helped the club win the League One title last season and earn promotion to the Championship.

Wigan have won 11 major honours.

Kevin Langley holds the record for most league appearances for Wigan, having played 317 times while Andy Liddell has scored the most league goals for them, i.e. 70.

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Rangers join Premier League giants in the race for 19-year-old rising starlet

Rangers to battle Tottenham for Kyle Joseph According to The Sun (h/t The Scotsman), Rangers have joined Premier League side…

1 year ago

[Image] Predicted 4-1-4-1 Leicester XI to face Wigan – Can the Foxes make FA Cup progress?

Leicester City Prediction: Probable line-up to face Wigan Leicester City begin their FA Cup campaign on Saturday when they welcome…

2 years ago

Chelsea beating Liverpool to sign this teenage prodigy for £5m would be a brilliant coup

Why Chelsea should snap up Joe Gelhardt as a long-term prospect According to the Daily Express (h/t Daily Star), Chelsea…

2 years ago

[Image] Predicted 4-2-3-1 Nottingham Forest XI to face Wigan – can the Reds keep their place at the top?

Nottingham Forest vs Wigan Athletic Prediction: Nottingham Forest line-up Nottingham Forest travel to DW Stadium on Sunday as they look…

2 years ago

Chelsea winning the race to sign this fiery 17-year-old wonder kid would enhance Lampard’s new-look side

Why Chelsea should try and win the race for Wigan starlet Joe Gelhardt According to the Daily Express, Chelsea are…

2 years ago

Liverpool raiding Wigan Athletic for this promising 18-year-old would help them replace Bobby Duncan – Agreed?

Liverpool should sign Joe Gelhardt to replace Bobby Duncan According to the Metro, Liverpool have identified highly-rated Wigan Athletic youngster…

2 years ago

“So happy”, “Great start to the season”: Some Leeds fans on cloud nine after easy 2-0 win vs Wigan + Match report

Wigan Athletic v Leeds United Report: Leeds United Match Report Leeds United hit back in the Championship after last week's…

2 years ago

[Image] Predicted 4-1-4-1 Leeds United line-up vs Wigan Athletic – Can Bielsa’s men seal all 3 points?

Leeds United vs Wigan Athletic prediction: Leeds United line-up Leeds United face a trip to DW Stadium as Marcelo Bielsa…

2 years ago

West Ham using the chance to complete this £3m sale would be a win-win for all parties

West Ham Opinion: Hammers should offload Hugill to Wigan Athletic According to The Sun, West Ham flop Jordan Hugill has…

3 years ago

Nottingham Forest holding onto their 27-year-old star amidst Wigan interest is crucial and here’s why

Nottingham Forest Opinion: Losing Tendayi Darikwa could spell disaster According to Nottingham Post, Nottingham Forest are bracing themselves for an…

3 years ago

Derby County signing this 26-year-old Championship star for free would be an absolute steal by Lampard

Derby County opinion - Rams linked with Gavin Massey - Good move? According to a report in Derby Telegraph, Derby…

3 years ago

“Typical Leeds”, “The most Leeds result ever”: Some fans left disappointed after shock 2-1 loss to Wigan + Match report

Leeds United v Wigan Athletic Report: Leeds United match report Leeds United suffered a shock 2-1 loss to a 10-man…

3 years ago

[Image] Predicted 4-1-4-1 Leeds United XI to face Wigan – can Bielsa’s men keep make it 3 wins in a row?

Leeds United vs Wigan Athletic predictions – Leeds United line-up Two consecutive wins in a row has seen Leeds United…

3 years ago

Derby signing this 23-year-old Championship star would be a brilliant coup by Frank Lampard – agreed?

Derby County opinion: Should Derby sign Christian Walton? According to a report from English newspaper Ripley and Heanor, Derby County…

3 years ago

Wigan beating Millwall to sign this Scottish league sensation would be a terrific piece of business

Wigan Athletic opinion: The Latics should beat Millwall for Sam Cosgrove According to Sun’s journalist Alan Nixon, Millwall have entered…

3 years ago

Nottingham Forest would be better off avoiding this 26-year-old Championship star and here’s why

Nottingham Forest opinion: Forest shouldn’t make a move for Gavin Massey The Daily Mail has reported that Nottingham Forest and…

3 years ago

“Not gonna lie that was pretty depressing”, “2 points dropped”: Some Middlesbrough fans woeful after stale 0-0 draw with Wigan Athletic + Match Report

Wigan Athletic v Middlesbrough Report: Middlesbrough Match Report Middlesbrough missed a host of chances to beat Wigan Athletic to spurn…

3 years ago

Sunderland should leave no stone unturned in their pursuit of this 27-year-old Scottish League star who would be a free agent in the summer

Sunderland AFC Opinion: Why Sunderland should make a move for Graeme Shinnie The Crawley Observer (h/t Glasgow Evening Times) has…

3 years ago

Crystal Palace signing this on-loan Chelsea starlet would get them a perfect Wan-Bissaka replacement

Crystal Palace news: Can Reece James replace Aaron Wan-Bissaka? If there is one thing that Crystal Palace know about next…

3 years ago

[Image] Here’s the Championship Team of the Week for Matchday 30 including Norwich and Sheff United stars

Here's the Championship Team of the Week for Matchday 30 including Norwich trio Another week of Championship football went by…

3 years ago