UK time is: 13:55:43
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

What the bosses say United Vs Latics


In the build up to the Manchester United Vs Wigan Athletic game at Old Trafford Vital Latics thought it would be good to see what the bosses, Sir Alex Ferguson and Steve Bruce have been saying:

Latics boss Steve Bruce:

'They are a privilege to manage at the moment. They have the bit between their teeth and are having a right good crack at it.

'I hope they can take it into tomorrow because we are going to need it. We are in for an absolutely unbelievably tough game but one which we are looking forward to.

'It is the one where you are going to get tested to the hilt. I've witnessed teams who have been beaten before they even go there because they show far too much respect.

'You just hope our boys can play to their maximum, enjoy themselves, take them on and make sure we don't leave anything in the dressing room.

'With the run we are on at the moment I hope it is the right time. I hope we go on to the biggest stage of all and show it is not a fluke Wigan are in the top 10.'


United boss Sir Alex Ferguson:

'The hard work has not been done just because we have beaten Chelsea. This is a harder one for us. It is one of our games in hand, and we have to win.
'People will expect us to reach the same level of performance as Sunday again. But I have looked at all the statistics, and Chelsea worked amazingly hard - which just shows the level we got to.

'We certainly hope to be top by Saturday night. That is our aim. But it will not be easy, because Wigan are on a fantastic run.

'They are a powerful team with a good balance of ages.'


To see the Steve Bruce interview click here


Vital Latics - Bringing you the news

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 January 13 2009

Time: 10:05PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Good interview by Brucie
worbo
Report Abuse
13/01/2009 22:08:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Wigan Athletic Articles

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 258
2. Danny_de_Zeeuw16 243
3. Whittleblue 218
4. russialatic 217
5. Bert Hughes 145
6. Pauvre Jean 143
7. legolad 141
8. albert jckson 126
9. Jonny_SuffolkLatic 124
10. SwindonLatic 122

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Wigan 0 - 1 Huddersfield
Wigan 1 - 1 Blackburn
Birmingham 3 - 1 Wigan
Wigan 0 - 1 Sheff Wed
Leeds Utd 0 - 2 Wigan
Wigan 1 - 2 Rotherham

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Reading 27 8 7 12 -11 31
19. Brighton 27 6 11 10 -5 29
20. Rotherham 27 6 11 10 -10 29
21. Leeds Utd 26 6 8 12 -11 26
22. Millwall 27 5 9 13 -19 24
23. Wigan 27 4 9 14 -10 21
24. Blackpool 26 3 7 16 -29 16

Breaking League News

BWFC: Gone
Bolton : 30/01/2015 13:54:00
RUFC - Gaffer Buzzing Over Hunt Signing
Rotherham : 30/01/2015 13:28:00
Rob Kiernan Heading For The Exit Door?
Wigan : 30/01/2015 13:25:00
Tettey Should Be Back For Birmingham
Norwich : 30/01/2015 13:00:00
Jason Pearce Officially A Latics Player
Wigan : 30/01/2015 12:55:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

With All These New Signings Coming In How Will We Fare At The Weekend?
Suggested By:  Mick Mills
Latics Win 35%
Ipswich Win 45%
Draw 20%