UK time is: 21:09:05
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Boselli Speaks on His Move To Wigan Athletic


New Wigan Athletic striker Mauro Boselli says he can`t wait to get started with pre-season training and meet his new team mates.

The Argentina international completed his move from Estudiantes and was officially declared a Latics player yesterday (Tuesday) when he was presented to the press and he says that he wishes he could get started immediately.

The 25 year old striker spoke to Latics official website and said that boss Roberto Martinez had been the major factor on him coming to the DW Stadium, he says Martinez sold him the club and said that he wanted him to come to Wigan and enjoy his football.

Boselli said: 'Everything Roberto (Martinez) said about the club and English football helped a great deal and made me realise that this was the right move for me.

'He wanted me here to play and enjoy my football in Wigan, which means a lot to me."


Boselli says that he is a follower of English football and already knew about the Latics and some of the players who will be his teammates; he also claims to have scored a goal similar to Figueroa`s effort at Stoke last season

He continued: "I'd heard of Wigan Athletic before, I've followed the Premier League for a long time and see it as the best in the world, and I'm very excited to get the opportunity to play in such a fantastic league.

'I've played against Hugo Rodallega back in 2005 when Argentina Under-20's took on Columbia Under-20's.

'He was a fantastic player then and has got even better since, and I can't wait to play in the same team as him here at Wigan Athletic.

'Of course I've seen a lot of action back in Argentina so know players such as Charles N'Zogbia, who is a very exciting player, and also Maynor Figueroa who has done very well playing in England.

'Back home we got to see his amazing goal last season against Stoke City, it was unbelievable.

'It actually reminded me of a goal I scored myself in my first game for Estudiantes against Rosario Central.'


So Mauro Boselli finally becomes a Latics player in a transfer that took almost as long as the Zaki affair a couple of years back. Looks like a player worth the wait








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 June 30 2010

Time: 8:24AM

Your Comments

I know its only youtube but he does look a fantastic finisher, left foot, right foot and head
worbo
Looks like he thrives on decent service. Our wide men better start practicing their crosses...
MadWig1
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Wigan Athletic Articles

Support Counts - Latics 1 Boro 1 (Sunday November 23 2014)

Stats: Wigan Athletic v Middlesbrough (Saturday November 22 2014)

Latics v Boro Big Game Preview (Saturday November 22 2014)

Brentford v Latics Fixture Time Change (Thursday November 20 2014)

Malky Mackay Appointed New Latics Boss (Wednesday November 19 2014)

Have Your Say At The Latics (Tuesday November 18 2014)

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. Whittleblue 202
2. worbo 135
3. scotdave 129
4. russialatic 119
5. hindleymonwafc 114
6. Pauvre Jean 111
7. Jonny_SuffolkLatic 110
8. albert jckson 95
9. Oscarbon 94
10. loudmouthblue 89

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Wigan 1 - 2 Ipswich
Wigan 1 - 1 Middlesbrough
Wigan 3 - 3 Fulham
Wigan 4 - 0 Birmingham
Charlton 2 - 1 Wigan
Bolton 3 - 1 Wigan

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Millwall 18 4 7 7 -5 19
19. Birmingham 18 4 7 7 -14 19
20. Brighton 18 3 9 6 -3 18
21. Rotherham 18 4 6 8 -10 18
22. Wigan 18 3 8 7 -4 17
23. Bolton 17 5 2 10 -7 17
24. Blackpool 17 1 4 12 -18 7

Breaking League News

Video: AFCB v Ipswich
Bournemouth : 23/11/2014 18:46:00
Bolton : 23/11/2014 17:00:00
Molineux Mauling For Wolves!!!
Forest : 23/11/2014 16:34:00
Support Counts - Latics 1 Boro 1
Wigan : 23/11/2014 15:31:00
Town Get Second Bite Of The Cherries
Ipswich : 23/11/2014 14:53:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Todays Game?
Suggested By:  Les Dawson
Latics Win 60%
Boro Win 20%
Draw 20%