Vital Football

Latest Wigan Atletic News

Koumas makes plea to ref

Koumas makes plea to ref

Wigan Athletic midfield player Jason Koumas pleaded with referee Steve Tanner to change his decision about the red card he handed out to the Welshman in Sundays win over Bolton at the JJB

Koumas was dismissed after five minutes for a tackle on Bolton skipper Tim Cahill

"They said that I went in with two feet, but I obviously didn`t. It was one foot. It was absolutely nothing. I don`t know why I`ve got the red card.

"If the refs saying I`ve gone in with two feet, I hope he looks at it and he sees it`s one so he can overturn it."

"It was the first tackle of the game.

"I really hope I`m not looking at a three-game ban. I can`t get three games for that, the first tackle of the game.

"If it was high then I`d hold my hands up, but I`m on the deck."

If Steve Tanner doesn`t change his mind then Koumas is looking at a three match suspension just after he has forced his way back into the Latics starting eleven

Lets hope that common sense prevails and the ref admits that the challenge was worthy of no more than a booking

Join Vital Wigan and be apart of the fastest growing Latics fans web site on the net.

We want to make this site the best possible site for Latics fans and we all ready have many features

News, views and debates its all here.

We are a Latics fans site run by the fans for the fans, what are you waiting for sign up and join in

It`s free, quick and carries no obligation whatsoever.

Have your say on the Latics Speyk forum

It's easy to register , simply click the link and enjoy getting involved

Take a look around the site visit the message boards Latics Speyk forum or take a look at the squad profiles

Whatever you do join us at Vital Wigan the place to be for all Latics

Writer:Barry Worthington
Date:Monday March 17 2008
Time: 8:51PM

Comments

0
C'mon Tanner, it was never a sending off
worbo
17/03/2008 21:10:00
0
" for a tackle on Bolton skipper Tim Cahill " wondered where he was
EvertonMike
17/03/2008 21:17:00
0
Tim Cahill, Gary Cahill all the same to me Mike
worbo
18/03/2008 18:29:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Wigan Athletic Articles

Notts County 1 Latics 2 - Non-Alternative Match Report

Paul Cook popped open a bottle of carbonated liquid to celebrate his maiden win as manager of Wigan Athletic.

Video highlights - Notts County 1 Wigan 2

Pre-season action from Meadow Lane

Southport 0 Latics 0 - Alternative match highlights

Actually, it's mostly about Sanmi Odelusi and burgers.

Meet the backroom team: Latics confirm new staff

Wigan Athletic have confirmed Paul Cook's team of backroom staff for the 2017/18 season.

Archived Vital Latics Articles

Vital Latics articles from

Site Journalists

Liam Sephton
Editor email
Profile
Dan Farrimond
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Notts County v Latics
Suggested By: Nicky Maynard's agent
Notts win34%
Draw12%
Latics win54%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Wigan Athletic Results (view all)

Wigan Athletic Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Whittleblue152
2.Get a Grip!130
3.truelatic4eva101
4.Moonay70
5.Martinez198667
6.ZAKKY66
7.andronicus61
8.Lazysid60
9.Arbarth58
10.joblot50
The Vital Football Members League