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What The Papers Say - Latics 1-0 Sunderland

What The Papers Say - Latics 1-0 Sunderland

Following a win for the Latics there is nothing better than to see what the nationals are saying about us, take a look at the selection below:

Sunday Mirror - A week is a long time in football. Just ask Roberto Martinez and his Wigan players…read on here

News of the World - Goal time at the DW Stadium, drums banging, Hugo Rodallega - more of him in a moment - taking the adulation…read on here

The Times - THE THESAURUS was evidently well-thumbed by Roberto Martinez as he tried to describe the humiliation of White Hart Lane last week. The Wigan manager wrote in yesterday`s match programme that the "freak football event"…read here

The Telegraph - This really was payback time for Wigan Athletic manager Roberto Martinez. His players reimbursed fans who endured the 9-1 defeat at Tottenham and Martinez followed up their act of contrition by revitalising his charges as credit and pride were restored…read on here

The Sun - ROBERTO MARTINEZ bounced back from his Tottenham nightmare in the best possible way — by getting one over ex-Wigan boss Steve Bruce…read on here

The Guardian - When attempting to protect his manager from the fallout after their 9-1 rout at Tottenham, the Wigan chairman Dave Whelan suggested the fault lay with 'one or two dodgy signings' Roberto Martínez inherited from Steve Bruce…read on here

Wigan Evening Post - Wigan produced the ideal response to last week's 9-1 thrashing by Tottenham as Hugo Rodallega's solitary goal was enough to secure a 1-0 win over Sunderland…read on here

T-Shirt Competition

Vital Wigan are running a competition for three lucky members to receive a Latics WN1 T-Shirt signed by the boss himself Roberto Martinez.

So how do you get to win a T-Shirt signed by the gaffer? Simply answer the following question.

Where is the new Latics WN1 situated?

A - The Galleries
B - The Grand Arcade
C - The Royal Arcade

Send your answer to:, be sure to mark your email T-Shirt comp, include your name and a postal address and T-Shirt size required (these will be passed onto Wigan Athletic who will distribute the prize) and Vital username.

Closing date is Friday 4th December 5pm

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Writer:Barry Worthington
Date:Sunday November 29 2009
Time: 11:19AM

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Always good to have a varied opinion, though whats the NotW going on about? For a moment I thought Stuart Hall had written that report
29/11/2009 11:24:00
IMO the NotW article is very cynical and amateurish the way its wrote. Could almost have been wrote by a Sunderland fan. Actually maybe not they would have shown us in a better light.
29/11/2009 13:03:00
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