UK time is: 09:45:01
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Wigan Athletic - Super Catt the Skipper


Wigan Athletic stand in skipper Lee Cattermole understands the importance of the unbeaten run Latics are now on though he feels the lads need to start winning games as well as drawing.



Fantastic display yesterday from stand in skipper Lee Cattermole


Yesterdays match at Newcastle saw Catt captain the Latics with both Melchiot and Heskey being out injured and a captains performance he produced maintaining his defensive duties once Boyce had been sent off and battling to ensure that a result was achieved, he told the official site:

'In the league we're unbeaten in three games and that's a good achievement, but we need to start making three points.

'If Camara's chance goes in then it's game over and three points in the bag. But it wasn't to be.

'I thought in the first-half we started really well. We started getting a couple of injuries and ending up being on the back foot towards the end of the half.

'But we came out in the second-half and started well pressing on again. The sending off changed the game and made it hard for us, but we battled on and in the end got a good result.'


On Boyce`s sending off Cattermole was being very diplomatic saying that he explained to referee Andy Marriner that Boyce had got the ball, he continued:

'From my view I clearly saw him get the ball. We explained to the referee but he had already sent him off and couldn't do anything about it. You've just got to take it on the chin and get on with it.'

With Latics falling behind with just five minutes to go Cattermole could have been forgiven for thinking his first stint as Latics skipper was going to end in defeat but up stepped former Newcastle player Titus Bramble to silence the boos from the home crowd and make Cattermole a very happy man, he said:

'It was nice for Titus to score against his old club. He was getting jeered a few times during the game so it was good for him to get the final laugh at the end.'

Captain Catt, nice one

Vital Latics - Bringing you the stories

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:Sunday November 16 2008

Time: 5:34PM

Your Comments

Great player and hopefully he will be a Latic for years to come
worbo
a real fighter, was such a great deal...
egyptianfan
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Wigan Athletic Articles

Any Previous? - Latics v Millwall (Monday October 20 2014)

Stats: Wigan Athletic v Brentford (Saturday October 18 2014)

Latics v Brentford - Big Game Preview (Saturday October 18 2014)

12th Man - Worrying Times (Friday October 17 2014)

Archived Wigan Athletic Articles

List All Vital Latics Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. worbo 142
2. loudmouthblue 89
3. russialatic 85
4. hindleymonwafc 76
5. Thorpyness 75
6. Pauvre Jean 64
7. riddy 53
8. Moonay 49
9. Lazysid 48
10. legolad 43

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Wigan 0 - 0 Brentford
Wigan 1 - 0 Blackpool
Wigan 2 - 2 Reading
Wigan 1 - 2 Ipswich
Wigan 4 - 0 Birmingham
Charlton 2 - 1 Wigan

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
16. Reading 12 4 3 5 -5 15
17. Huddersfield 12 4 3 5 -6 15
18. Millwall 12 3 4 5 -3 13
19. Wigan 12 2 5 5 -2 11
20. Brighton 12 2 5 5 -3 11
21. Birmingham 12 2 5 5 -7 11
22. Fulham 12 3 1 8 -9 10

Breaking League News

Rovers Preview: Blackburn Rovers v Birmingham City
Blackburn : 21/10/2014 09:25:00
O'Sullivan And Raya Extend Loans
Blackburn : 21/10/2014 09:23:00
RUFC - Funds Available For New Players
Rotherham : 21/10/2014 09:03:00
RUFC - Evans 'Respect Is Important'
Rotherham : 21/10/2014 09:00:00
Huddersfield v Brighton (Preview)
Brighton : 21/10/2014 08:52:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Man of the Match v Brentford
Suggested By:  Owen Coyle
Scott Carson 63%
James Tavernier 7%
Ivan Ramis 2%
Leon Barnett 2%
Andrew Taylor 2%
Adam Forshaw 5%
Don Cowie 7%
Shaun Maloney 2%
James McClean 5%
Callum McManaman 0%
Oriol Riera 5%