UK time is: 00:26:10
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Gary Caldwell Joins Wigan Athletic


Celtic defender Gary Caldwell has completed his move to Wigan Athletic after agreeing terms and passing a medical at the DW Stadium this morning.

The former Hibs and Newcastle defender snubbed a move to Championship club Middlesbrough to have a crack at the Premier League with the Latics and boss Roberto Martinez is absolutely delighted to have captured a player with Caldwell`s leadership qualities.

The 27 year old defender joins the Latics on a 4 year deal and his 1 million transfer fee is good value in today`s inflated market.

Latics chairman Dave Whelan had no doubts that Caldwell would come to Wigan once he knew of the clubs interest, the pulling power of the Premier League is too strong, Whelan said: 'We knew the lad was keen to work again with Gordon Strachan at Middlesbrough but we wanted him to come here and made him a very good offer'

'You always think a player will fancy a crack at the English Premier League rather than the Coca-Cola Championship.'




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!



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

The Journalist

Writer: worbo Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday January 13 2010

Time: 12:14PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Heres hoping he aint Andy Webster in disguise
worbo
Report Abuse
13/01/2010 12:21:00

Slightly better
dannybhoy46
Report Abuse
13/01/2010 12:24:00

I expect we can get the official announcement around 2-3pm?
robin
Report Abuse
13/01/2010 12:56:00

do u remember when we buy titus. the fans just laught, and look at him today. think caldwell will be a good signing for us
TheBigDane
Report Abuse
13/01/2010 14:03:00

I think he'll be ok. Don't listen to jockanese rhetoric
zakidaman
Report Abuse
15/01/2010 10:07:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Wigan Athletic Articles

Stats: Ipswich Town v Wigan Athletic (Saturday January 31 2015)

Team Sheets - Ipswich v Latics (Saturday January 31 2015)

Ipswich v Latics - Big Game Preview (Saturday January 31 2015)

Early Team News - Ipswich v Latics (Friday January 30 2015)

Andy Delort Heading Back To France (Friday January 30 2015)

Billy Mckay Signs For The Latics (Friday January 30 2015)

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. ZAKKY 1
2. wafcmaz 1
3. BrickLatic 1

League Results (view all)

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

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Charlton 28 6 15 7 -10 33
19. Rotherham 28 6 12 10 -10 30
20. Brighton 28 6 11 11 -6 29
21. Leeds Utd 27 7 8 12 -10 29
22. Millwall 28 6 9 13 -18 27
23. Wigan 28 4 10 14 -10 22
24. Blackpool 27 4 7 16 -28 19

Breaking League News

Rotherham : 31/01/2015 23:16:00
RUFC -Hall Becomes A Hatter
Rotherham : 31/01/2015 22:58:00
Millers Earn A Point At The Valley
Rotherham : 31/01/2015 22:36:00
Karanka salutes another win
Middlesbrough : 31/01/2015 21:46:00
Boro sting Bees
Middlesbrough : 31/01/2015 20:53:00

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 32%
Ipswich Win 51%
Draw 17%