UK time is: 07:30:48
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Wigan Athletic - Koumas and Taylor Injured?

Whilst the rest of the Wigan Athletic squad have been enjoying preseason action Latics players Jason Koumas and Ryan Taylor have been conspicuous by their absence.

With little or no word on the pair coming out of the JJB and only Taylor featuring in preseason, albeit half a game against Entrechat Frankfurt, rumours of the two players leaving for pastures new have been abound.

Well it appears that both have been suffering from 'knee injuries` and this has kept them quiet during the preseason, the first mention of the pair has come in Latics boss Steve Bruces pre Hibs game comments and very fleating they are at that.

Maybe I am reading too much into this and the pair are genuinely injured but with Koumas being such an enigma it just adds to the speculation and creates an air of mystery.

I personally hope Taylor stays at the Latics, he is too versatile to let go and he is not short on talent either, as for Koumas, the talent maybe there but the application sure isn`t and I couldn`t care less if he stays or goes

Vital Latics

Vital Wigan are giving away a 'New` Latics Training Top in an exciting competition

For a chance to win click here

Closing date for the competition is Sunday 10th August 12:00pm





It's easy to join us at Vital Latics to register , simply click the link and enjoy getting involved




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: worbo Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday August 5 2008

Time: 10:56AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Am I being synical or is there something amiss with these two?
worbo
Report Abuse
05/08/2008 10:59:00

Koumas can do it for Wales. Odd.
wotcha
Report Abuse
05/08/2008 11:17:00

Each time I wore my Taylor shirt he got injured (I stopped wearing it and went back to my Bainesy shirt and crocked him instead). I can confirm my taylor shirt has remained in the sacred shirt drawer for several months now. If he is injured, it aint my fault this time!
yams
Report Abuse
05/08/2008 11:52:00

I hope these 2 dn't go and are injured. It dn't mean this in a bad way but if they are this is because we've not heard anything from them
Jonni_G
Report Abuse
05/08/2008 12:15:00

Koumas was always a gamble at the price you paid, hence Everton's pulling out. Taylor is a player I rate. Seen them both regularly at Prenton Park in their Tranmere days. Koumas is just a waste of talent.
toffeetower
Report Abuse
05/08/2008 12:36:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Wigan Athletic Articles

PWU Latics Podcast - Dirty Old Town (Wednesday April 1 2015)

How English Are The Latics? (Tuesday March 31 2015)

12th Man - A Strange Season So Far (Friday March 27 2015)

Archived Wigan Athletic Articles

List All Vital Latics Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Huddersfield 39 11 11 17 -19 44
19. Reading 38 12 8 18 -19 44
20. Fulham 39 12 7 20 -18 43
21. Rotherham 39 9 13 17 -20 40
22. Wigan 39 8 11 20 -17 35
23. Millwall 39 7 12 20 -31 33
24. Blackpool 39 4 11 24 -48 23

Breaking League News

LUFC On This Day - April 2nd
Leeds Utd : 02/04/2015 07:07:00
Brighton The 44th Biggest Club?
Brighton : 02/04/2015 07:00:01
Blackpool 40th In Top 50 Biggest Clubs
Blackpool : 02/04/2015 07:00:00
Fulham in Top 50 Clubs?
Fulham : 02/04/2015 06:00:01
BWFC: Top 20?
Bolton : 02/04/2015 06:00:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

If relegated how long will it be before the Latics gain promotion back to the Championship?
Suggested By:  Lardtaster
Straight Back 71%
Two Seasons 8%
Three Seasons 2%
More The Three 0%
We Won't Be COming Back! 19%