Vital Football

Latest Wigan Atletic News

Vote for Wigan Man of the Match

Vote for Wigan Man of the Match

Saturdays game at Ewood Park was a major disappointment for Latics fans, a 3-1 defeat against a ten man Blackburn side was a big let down after recent results.

Latics didn`t play as individuals or as a team and it is difficult to pick out a player who had a good game on what was a bitterly cold afternoon in East Lancashire.

When Erik Edman left the field with his sickening injury the team shape fell apart and the defence were all other the place with Kilbane having a nightmare at left back

We were let down in midfield with both Palacios and Brown losing discipline and getting cautions that will see them both miss next weeks trip to Portsmouth and Brown will also miss the home game with Birmingham.

Valencia was conspicuous by his absence during the whole 90 minutes and the front two of Heskey and King just didn`t work together…no they just didn`t work, if Heskeys not fit then don`t play him.

Kirkland was at fault for two goals but he had taken a knock early on in the game.

Neither Taylor nor Bent did anything to excite when they were brought on, Taylor looking very rusty indeed and Bent looks like he cant wait for the end of the season so that he can get back to Charlton

Who would you pick as your Man of the Match?

I have gone for Edman, he was our best player when he was on and we fell apart when he went off, personally don`t think any of the others deserve it.

The poll can be accessed on the right side of this page

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

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

Participate in the polls and Fantasy Football

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

Click here for the Latics Speyk forum

Writer:Barry Worthington
Date:Sunday March 23 2008
Time: 11:20AM

Comments

0
Edman for me even though he was only on the pitch for 91 mins
worbo
23/03/2008 11:23:00
0
ive had big wraps over ryan taylor, but he was dissapointing for you lads today, however, id snap him up
sasman
23/03/2008 12:00:00
0
He's been out for a while and it showed...very rusty
worbo
23/03/2008 12:13:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Wigan Athletic Articles

EFL In Favour Of Shorter Window & Other Changes

At a meeting of all EFL member clubs yesterday, there was a strong indication they would be in favour of making amendments to the summer's transfer window.

More Reliable Than A League 1 Octopus? (20/9/17)

Time for the special computer that crunches the numbers to determine the final League One positions for the season of 2017/18.

2017 Non League Day Announced

One of the biggest events of the year to promote the Non League game will return for an eighth consecutive season during the next international break.

Shrewsbury Crowdfunder Campaign Extended - 14/9/17

Shrewsbury Town's crowdfunding appeal to install and trial rail seating in their South Stand has hit the £50,000 mark and has now been extended.

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)

Will Latics win League One this season?
Suggested By: Paul Cook
Yes44%
No50%
Too early to say6%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Wigan Athletic Results (view all)

Wigan Athletic Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.truelatic4eva253
2.Kenny Morris102
3.MoMoWafc76
4.NYC_LATICS71
5.Martinez198664
6.nottinghamlatic59
7.Get a Grip!58
8.Lazysid55
9.hindleymonwafc53
10.loudmouthblue47
Write for Vital Football