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Lawro Predicts - Latics Vs Fulham

Lawro Predicts - Latics Vs Fulham

Former Liverpool defender and current Match of the Day pundit Mark 'Lawro` Lawrenson has done his weekly round of predictions for the BBC and he is predicting that the game between Wigan Athletic and Fulham at the DW Stadium will end in a home win, lets see what his reasons are:

Wigan v Fulham

It was a fine result for Fulham last week and highlights how good a manager Roy Hodgson is. He set his team up well against Liverpool, allowing them to come on to his players before Fulham opened the game up and scored in the second half.

But Wigan have been doing well and getting fired up against the top teams but have also conceded a lot of goals. They are a team full of athletes and are a tough team on their day and they may sneak this one.

Verdict: 2-1

Well I agree with the verdict Lawro but I feel you have picked us because we are the home side and you love to play the percentages, Fulham are an excellent team but with their exploits in Rome and the disappointment of losing and having two sent off coupled with our ability to play against footballing sides will see the Latics through to a nervy but deserved 2-1 home win.

For Lawro`s complete weekend predictions just click here

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Vital Latics have two tickets on offer for the up and coming Wigan Athletic fans forum to be held at the DW Stadium in the DW Fitness Lounge located in the South Stand on Tuesday 17th November 7pm kick-off.

The fans forum will give supporters the opportunity to meet and question manager Roberto Martinez; also there is a hotpot supper included, now that does make the mouth water.

Full details of the event are on the official site and can be viewed by clicking here

The event has always proved very popular in the past so if you want to be the lucky winner of two tickets, supplied by Wigan Athletic, then answer the following question and enter via link provided, closing date 10th November 5 pm.

Who is Roberto`s assistant manager:
a) Graeme Jones
b) Steve Bruce
c) Arsene Wenger

To enter click here

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Writer:Barry Worthington
Date:Friday November 6 2009
Time: 11:47AM


With Lawro backing us I feel real nervy!!!!
06/11/2009 11:50:00
Yes, He's an easy option Merchant and works on Stats but ignor him. haha. Fulham are weiry from the Europa league, and won't be firing as they should.
07/11/2009 09:35:00
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