Date:Monday August 23 2010
Wigan Athletic have announced the signing of Scotland international defender Steven Caldwell who is a free agent since finishing his contract at Burnley in the summer, the 29 year old has been training with the squad over the past few weeks, and has impressed manager Roberto Martinez.
Caldwell has signed a one year deal at the DW Stadium and is available for tomorrow night`s Carling Cup game at Hartlepool United.
Speaking about the signing Latics boss Roberto Martinez said: "We have seen what Steven is all about during his time here, a leader on and off the field and he is a great personality to have in the dressing room. He has shown real professionalism in his time with us and we are delighted to have him on board.
"He has good experience of the Premier League and has played in the Champions League and UEFA Cup, plus is a full Scotland international.
"He is a totally committed defender who will add fantastic competition to the squad."
Caldwell was in the Latics side who defeated Dundee United in the pre-season friendly at Tannadice earlier this month, joins his brother Gary at Wigan, who was named club captain last week.
Steven says: "Gary has of course told me what the club is like and how impressed he has been with the set up here, and I am delighted to have sorted out my future now. I have already got to know the lads over the past few weeks and I can`t wait to get started and fight for my place."
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
Date:Monday August 23 2010
Any Previous? - Latics v Millwall (Monday October 20 2014)
Meet The Ref - Latics v Millwall - Eddie Ilderton (Monday October 20 2014)
What The Bosses Said - Latics 0 Brentford 0 (Sunday October 19 2014)
Keep The Faith - We Can Turn It Around (Sunday October 19 2014)
Another Shocker - Latics 0 Brentford 0 (Sunday October 19 2014)
Stats: Wigan Athletic v Brentford (Saturday October 18 2014)
Latics v Brentford - Big Game Preview (Saturday October 18 2014)
What The Bosses Say - Latics v Brentford (Friday October 17 2014)
12th Man - Worrying Times (Friday October 17 2014)
Billy The Bee Chats To JJ - Latics v Brentford (Friday October 17 2014)
|RUFC - Head-to-Head v Fulham
» Rotherham : 20/10/2014 18:35:00
|RUFC - Brandy Extends Loan With Crewe
» Rotherham : 20/10/2014 18:10:00
|Royals interested in Bury defender
» Reading : 20/10/2014 18:06:00
|Ipswich Are The Score Draw Specialists!
» Ipswich : 20/10/2014 17:58:00
|Opposing View: Nottingham Forest
» Watford : 20/10/2014 16:28:00