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Transfer Rumors 2013 – Liverpool Interested in James McCarthy & Callum McMananman

Posted on 18 May, 2013, by in Soccer

With Wigan getting relegated, it means the vultures circling the corpse are coming down to grab what they can. Quite a few players are going to interest bigger Premier League teams, and there’s nothing much the FA Cup holders can do about it. The first names on everyone’s list? Callum McManaman and James McCarthy, with Liverpool looking particularly interested. More

Manchester United – Danny Welbeck is Their Next Dirty Diver

Posted on 17 Sep, 2012, by in Soccer

In the end, it didn’t really matter. Manchester United scored four goals in the second half, beating Wigan convincingly. The first half penalty won by Danny Welbeck and missed by Javier Hernandez didn’t change a thing, but that doesn’t change the fact that Ali Al Habsi never touched the player. More

Transfer Rumors 2012 – Victor Moses Wants Chelsea to Sign Him

Posted on 21 Aug, 2012, by in Soccer

The Champions League winners from last season, Chelsea, are still in the market for a new player or two, but they have seemed to lose interest in Victor Moses of Wigan after not agreeing on a transfer fee. That doesn’t mean that Moses has given up on the move happening before the end of the summer transfer window. More

Eden Hazard Enjoys Premier League Debut (Wigan vs Chelsea)

Posted on 19 Aug, 2012, by in Soccer

Were Chelsea impressive in their first match of the 2012-2013 season? Not really, but Eden Hazard set up the first goal for Branislav Ivanovic with a wonderful pass and drew the foul that got the penalty, converted by Frank Lampard, giving Chelsea a 2-0 away win at Wigna to open their league campaign. More

Chelsea – Finally Signing Victor Moses?

Posted on 6 Aug, 2012, by in Soccer

With the Community shield match coming up and more than one unconvincing performance in the preseason, Chelsea are in a desperate mood for additions before the season begins, with Wigan’s Victor Moses first in line, hopefully finally completing the negotiations for the 21 year old after a month or so of chasing the player. More

Winners & Losers From the Best Night of European Football This Year

Posted on 12 Apr, 2012, by in Featured

Cristiano Ronaldo scoring a hat trick out of nothing, calming the stormy waters around Real Madrid and Jose Mourinho. Robert Lewandowski brings a title with a little flick, while Arjen Robben misses big once again. Alessandro Del Piero saves Antonio Conte once again. Alex Ferguson find time to complain about referees. Montpellier keep on shocking France. Ajax pushing through a crazy title race in Holland. More

Amazing Wigan Comeback Drops Arsenal From Title Race

Posted on 18 Apr, 2010, by in Soccer

An amazing 10 minute comeback from Wigan, as they erase a two goal deficit to earn their first win ever over Arsenal (3-2), sending Arsenal and Wenger to their summer vacation and probably seal another season in the top flight. More

Stunning Goal From Figueroa in Stoke and Wigan 2-2 Draw

Posted on 12 Dec, 2009, by in Soccer

Maybe the best goal seen all season in Europe so far, Maynor Figueroa scores an amazing free kick from over 50 yards out, which wasn’t enough for a Wigan win at Stoke, as the game ended in a 2-2 draw. More

Wigan Stun a 10 Man Chelsea 3-1

Posted on 26 Sep, 2009, by in Soccer

Wigan Athletic stun Chelsea with a 3-1 victory, as Petr Cech got sent off. More

Arsenal Easily Defeat Wigan 4-0

Posted on 19 Sep, 2009, by in Soccer

Arsenal come back home after two straight away defeats in league play and crush Wigan 4-0, with Belgian defender Thomas Vermaelen continuing with his scoring ways, grabbing a brace. More