Vital Football

Latest Wigan Atletic News

Another Colombian Hitman Connected to the Latics

Another Colombian Hitman Connected to the Latics


Wigan Athletic have supporters from all over the world, it`s a sign of the pulling power of the English Premier League that the club can attract fans from as far a field as Australia, Singapore, Malaysia and of course the Americas.

It is from the Americas, Colombia to be exact that the latest Latics fan from far away as been brought to my attention, Gustavo a 24 year old male from the Colombian city of Medellin, the same city that Latics striker Hugo Rodallega was born, Gustavo says he is a Wigan Athletic supporter because of the connection.

Speaking to Ioan Grillo of the Telegraph Gustavo says: 'I support Wigan because they have Colombian striker Hugo Rodallega`

Grillo`s article for the Telegraph describes Gustavo has a polite young man who lives in a tidy flat in a middle-class neighbourhood and says that the young Colombian dreams of being a police officer.

Well that would take some doing because Gustavo is in fact a sicario

Sicario is what we would call a hit man and Gustavo, according to the report works for the one of the drug cartels in Medellin earning a basic salary of £350 a month plus bonuses!

Quite an interesting read and shows the diversity of the people who follow our great club

To read Ioan Grillo`s article visit thetelegraph.co.uk

Vote for Vital Wigan Player of the Season

To vote just click here then enter the player of your choice and your name or username, also place Player of the Season 2009/10 in the email subject or email wigan@vitalfootball.co.uk at your leisure


Bookmark and Share






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











[br]Powered by Podbean.com









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







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

Writer:Barry Worthington
Date:Sunday May 2 2010
Time: 1:30PM

Comments

0
They'd better perform if Gusatvo ever comes to watch
worbo
02/05/2010 13:35:00
0
Martinez might get this guy to give the team talk next, eh? "Give your all for 90 minutes...or else."
DubaiSpur
02/05/2010 13:37:00
0
what does mean hit man? is he a drug dealer? 0_o
adequate
02/05/2010 15:48:00
0
He's a drug assassin. i.e. he kills people for drug dealers. It's kind of serious because a member of Colombia's WC '94 squad was killed I think because thye lost a game. I migt be remembering wrong though.
avantsweater
02/05/2010 15:49:00
0
I understood =) just needed to read full article =) so I support Wigan no matter how many Kazakh players in Wigan squad ))
adequate
02/05/2010 15:52:00
0
I am from Singapore n I will support Wigan forever
lakaria
02/05/2010 19:08:00
0
This story is sooooooooooo old.......... It has Whisker.
grenofen
02/05/2010 20:19:00
0
and i'm Denmarks biggest Wigan fan. i've been over 6 times to watch a game
TheBigDane
02/05/2010 22:27:00
0
Let me know next time you're over and we'll meet up for a pint and a chat
worbo
02/05/2010 22:41:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Recent Wigan Athletic Articles

Top Championship Google Searches 2016/17

Newcastle United topped Google searches for 2016/17 with Aston Villa following in second place, but which other clubs featured in the top ten.

Things Garry Cook will do in his first day as a director

Jesus Was a Wiganer looks forward to Gaz Cook's first day in the hallowed Halls of DW.

Latics Close In On Former Midfielder

A former midfield partner of Graham Barrow's could be on his way back to Wigan

New EFL Radio Deal Starts 2017/18

The Football League confirmed yesterday that a new three year deal with Talksport and the BBC had been signed to increase radio broadcast coverage from next season.

Archived Vital Latics Articles

Vital Latics articles from

Site Journalists

Liam Sephton
Editor email
Profile
Dan Farrimond
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Who would be your choice for Wigan manager?
Suggested By: Dave Whelan
Uwe Rosler21%
Steve McClaren26%
Nathan Jones16%
Paul Cook25%
Other12%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
C Newcastle 46 29 7 10 94 45
P Brighton 46 28 9 9 93 34
3 Reading 46 26 7 13 85 4
4 Sheff Wed 46 24 9 13 81 15
5 Huddersfield 46 25 6 15 81 -2
6 Fulham 46 22 14 10 80 28
7 Leeds Utd 46 22 9 15 75 14
8 Norwich 46 20 10 16 70 16
9 Derby County 46 18 13 15 67 4
10 Brentford 46 18 10 18 64 10
11 Preston 46 16 14 16 62 1
12 Cardiff 46 17 11 18 62 -1
13 Aston Villa 46 16 14 16 62 -1
14 Barnsley 46 15 13 18 58 -3
15 Wolves 46 16 10 20 58 -4
16 Ipswich 46 13 16 17 55 -10
17 Bristol City 46 15 9 22 54 -6
18 Q.P.R. 46 15 8 23 53 -14
19 Birmingham 46 13 14 19 53 -19
20 Burton 46 13 13 20 52 -14
21 Forest 46 14 9 23 51 -10
R Blackburn 46 12 15 19 51 -12
R Wigan 46 10 12 24 42 -17
R Rotherham 46 5 8 33 23 -58
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Wigan Athletic Results (view all)

Wigan Athletic Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.king_dezeeuw06217
2.Get a Grip!155
3.truelatic4eva144
4.Whittleblue129
5.C_Latic113
6.Moonay107
7.bickymon84
8.Jonny_SuffolkLatic71
9.WN570
10.Martinez198667
The Vital Football Members League