UK time is: 15:47:38
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Contrasting Stories Meet at The KC


Wigan Athletic fan and Vital Latics member centrelink1 takes a look at the form of the Latics and Hull City ahead of their clash at the KC today, over to you centrelink1:

Wigan Athletic had arguably the best win of the round last week while Hull City in contrast had the biggest defeat.

A look at the Four-Four-Two "Monday marks" shows the two team`s ratings from last week.

In 1st place...

Wigan 9 (beat Chelsea 3-1)

At the 35th time of asking, the Latics finally put one of the 'big four' to the sword. Having already seen off West Ham and Aston Villa this season, Roberto Martinez' side certainly don't look likely to struggle - as so many predicted over the summer. Goal scorer Titus Bramble may even be starting to catch the eye of a certain Mr Capello...

In Last place...

Hull 3 (lost 6-1 at Liverpool)

Torres was inspired, but it only took him four shots to bag his hat-trick. Brown desperately needs a home win against Wigan next Saturday before the international break presents a tempting window to shop for a new boss.

However, with Phil Brown fighting for his job and Hull City fighting for their lives against relegation, the Latics task may be harder than we think. Hull City will certainly have an inspired performance, but will it be enough?

Players to watch

Wigan Athletic: Paul Scharner

Many fans doubted his abilities as a midfielder but he has certainly shown he can play a useful attacking role. Has a good header and found his way onto the score sheet for the second time this season, scoring the sealer against Chelsea. One of Wigan`s many goal scoring options.

Hull City: Jan Venegoor Of Hesselink

Still looking for his first goal for the Tigers, hopefully he won`t find it against us.

Prediction

Head says : 2-1 Wigan

Heart says : 9-0 Wigan (Hat tricks for Scotland and Rodders, goals to Scharner, Zog and late sub Sinclair)

By centrelink1



Book competition

Vital Latics have teamed up with the publishers Aurum Press to offer one lucky Vital member the chance to win a copy of Wigan Athletic chairman Dave Whelans Autobiography `Playing to Win`

To enter the competition simply answer the following question:

Which team did Dave play an FA cup final with?

A - West Bromwich Albion
B - Blackburn Rovers
C - Preston North End

To enter click here don`t forget your name and address in case you are the lucky winner and also include your Vital username, good luck



Bookmark and Share






You can listen to the Latics Speyk podcasts now by clicking on the player here:











Latics Speyk Car Stickers Have Arrived

Vital Wigan are pleased to announce that the Latics Speyk car stickers have arrived anyone who wants one follow the instructions in this link

Latics and Proud

Fancy writing an article about the Latics? Why not get in touch, we are always looking for new contributors, after all we are all Latics fans here and want to get the Latics message to the world, so if you have a favourite match or Latics memory get it jotted down, or whatever you want to say put it into an email and send it to us here at Vital Wigan

To get your article published just click here and we will put it onto the site


Vital Latics - Bringing you the Latics Speyk car stickers and the podcasts

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!



*Try Vital Mobile FOR FREE for the latest news, scores, fixtures and so much more*

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

The Journalist

Writer: centrelink1 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday October 3 2009

Time: 9:19AM

Your Comments

9-0!!!!! We can but dream
worbo
 

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 251
2. loudmouthblue 134
3. russialatic 122
4. Thorpyness 107
5. hindleymonwafc 102
6. Pauvre Jean 93
7. riddy 81
8. Lazysid 71
9. Whittleblue 70
10. legolad 59

League Results (view all)

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

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
16. Rotherham 14 4 5 5 -3 17
17. Huddersfield 14 4 5 5 -6 17
18. Leeds Utd 14 4 4 6 -4 16
19. Wigan 14 3 6 5 -1 15
20. Fulham 14 4 2 8 -6 14
21. Brighton 14 2 7 5 -3 13
22. Bolton 14 3 2 9 -11 11

Breaking League News

Blackburn (A) Match Preview
Reading : 31/10/2014 15:00:00
Birmingham Trial Forest Midfielder
Birmingham : 31/10/2014 14:47:00
Praise For Hoolahan from Chris Martin
Norwich : 31/10/2014 13:30:00
Boro visit New York Stadium
Middlesbrough : 31/10/2014 13:11:00
Head coach hails squad
Middlesbrough : 31/10/2014 13:06:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Saturday Will Be?
Suggested By:  Tommy Trinder
Latics Win 70%
Fulham Win 18%
Draw 12%