Date:Friday January 28 2011
Former Liverpool defender and current Match of the Day pundit Mark 'Lawro` Lawrenson has done his weekly round of predictions for the BBC and he is predicting that this Saturday`s FA Cup 4th round clash between local rivals Bolton Wanderers and Wigan Athletic at the Reebok Stadium will not only end in a home win for the Wanderers, but also have a very low attendance let`s see what his reasons are:
Bolton v Wigan
Monday's defeat by Chelsea was the worst I have seen Bolton play for a long, long time and they made an amazing amount of mistakes.
Owen Coyle's side are normally very difficult opponents even when they don't play well, but they seemed to capitulate against Chelsea, which is most unusual for them. Maybe they just had a bad night.
Wigan are in much deeper trouble, though, losing at home to Aston Villa on Tuesday after being taken apart by Arsenal at the Emirates last weekend.
This is a Lancashire derby and the two clubs are not far apart geographically but it will be very interesting to guess the size of the crowd - I cannot see a big turnout happening. Both managers probably think their priorities lie elsewhere, and the same might be said for both sets of fans.
Well first off Lawro seeing as the Latics have sold out all their ticket allocation the game has gripped the imagination of at least one set of supporters, so maybe you could be way off with your guess the crowd stab.
Secondly we can`t lose, not maybe, it`ll be close, a draw will do, none of those we aren`t going to lose, we aren`t going to draw, the Latics are taking this game, marching on into round five. A great away victory 2-0 Latics triumph.
To see all the Lawromeisters weekend predictions visit bbc.co.uk/lawros-punts
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
Date:Friday January 28 2011
Blackpool 1 Latics 3 - We're All Singing Together (Sunday March 1 2015)
Stats: Blackpool v Wigan Athletic (Saturday February 28 2015)
Team Sheets - Blackpool v Latics (Saturday February 28 2015)
Blackpool v Latics - Big Game Preview (Saturday February 28 2015)
Kim Bo-kyung - Man Of The Match v Cardiff City (Friday February 27 2015)
Early Team News - Blackpool v Latics (Friday February 27 2015)
What The Bosses Say - Blackpool v Latics (Friday February 27 2015)
Friday Afternoon Is Latics Podcast Time (Friday February 27 2015)
12th Man - Time To Plan For Summer (Friday February 27 2015)
Rudderless and On The Rocks (Friday February 27 2015)
|Blackpool 1 Latics 3 - We're All Singing Together
» Wigan : 01/03/2015 18:33:00
|Slade - Unlucky Wolves Loss
» Cardiff : 01/03/2015 18:15:00
|Norwich 2 - 0 Ipswich
» Norwich : 01/03/2015 18:10:00
|Stephens Previews Derby County
» Brighton : 01/03/2015 17:42:00
|Hughton - We Didn't Deserve Bolton Loss
» Brighton : 01/03/2015 17:35:00