Vital Football

Latest Wigan Atletic News

Martinez - Together We Will Survive

Martinez - Together We Will Survive


Wigan Athletic boss Roberto Martinez has called upon the Latics fans to create an intimidating environment at the DW Stadium for the next four home games that are set to define the season.

Birmingham and Spurs are next up at the DW and Martinez is hoping that the clubs fans rally round the team and show to the kind of support that can put some fear into the opposition. Acknowledging that the Latics might be the favourites to go down in the eyes of the experts, the boss reckons that together, the supporters and the team, we can upset those opinions and come through to win the day.


Speaking to the Latics official site Martinez said: 'We have two home fixtures coming up at our DW Stadium now, we know how important they are and we can affect those games with the environment we create.

'We have to make it an intimidating place to come to and show how desperate we are for those points.

'Throughout our club's history we've always stuck together and become stronger.

'We love to beat the odds and upset the normal opinions in the game, and we'll make to continue the fantastic story of Wigan Athletic with another great challenge ahead of us.'





Join The Vital Debate



Bookmark and Share












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






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

Writer:Barry Worthington
Date:Friday March 11 2011
Time: 1:02PM

Comments

0
Its the only way
worbo
11/03/2011 13:04:00
0
Agreed! Some Martinez bashers think he's arrogant. I think its common sense.
mrcrowley
11/03/2011 20:51:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Wigan Athletic Articles

Community Clubs Of The Year - 2017

The EFL have today announced the six regional winners who will be recognised at Parliament for their outstanding community work in the Football League.

Meet The Ref - Blackburn Rovers v Latics - Jeremy Simpson

The man charged with making sure that both teams adhere to the rules of the game is Carnforth's finest, Jeremy Simpson.

Video Highlights - Wigan Athletic 0 Nottingham Forest 0

The action(?) from yesterday's game at the DW Stadium between Wigan Athletic and Nottingham Forest which ended goalless:

Report - Latics 0 Forest 0 - What A Shocker

Thirteen games to save our Championship status, first up a home game against Nottingham Forest who are on a shocking run of form, conceded 10 goals in their last three matches, three of their first choice defenders missing through injury, they had lost 11 of their 16 away games this season with a -16 goal difference on the road and sat just six points above us in the table, surely a game that we would set out to win.

Checking the team selection I felt slightly optimistic but slightly conf

Archived Vital Latics Articles

Vital Latics articles from

Site Journalists

Barry Worthington
Editor email
Profile
Dan Farrimond (JWAW)
no email
Profile
Adam Convery
no email
Profile
Frank Ford
no email
Profile
Noel Wards Leg
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Man Of The Match v Forest
Suggested By: Craig Morgan
Matt Gilks20%
Jamie Hanson2%
Jake Buxton2%
Dan Burn35%
Stephen Warnock2%
Shaun MacDonald2%
Max Power5%
Sam Morsy22%
Ryan Tunnicliffe2%
Mikael Mandron1%
Omar Bogle7%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Brighton 33 21 8 4 71 31
2 Newcastle 33 22 4 7 70 37
3 Huddersfield 33 20 5 8 65 8
4 Leeds Utd 34 19 4 11 61 12
5 Reading 34 18 6 10 60 2
6 Sheff Wed 34 17 7 10 58 9
7 Fulham 33 14 11 8 53 17
8 Norwich 34 15 7 12 52 11
9 Preston 34 14 10 10 52 5
10 Barnsley 34 14 8 12 50 4
11 Derby County 33 13 9 11 48 6
12 Cardiff 34 13 7 14 46 -2
13 Brentford 33 12 7 14 43 2
14 Birmingham 34 11 10 13 43 -13
15 Ipswich 34 10 12 12 42 -7
16 Q.P.R. 34 11 7 16 40 -11
17 Aston Villa 33 9 12 12 39 -7
18 Forest 34 10 7 17 37 -12
19 Burton 34 9 9 16 36 -13
20 Wolves 32 9 8 15 35 -5
21 Bristol City 33 9 6 18 33 -6
22 Wigan 34 7 10 17 31 -10
23 Blackburn 32 7 9 16 30 -13
24 Rotherham 34 4 5 25 17 -45
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Wigan Athletic Results (view all)

Wigan Athletic Fixtures (view all)

Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Blackburn Rovers (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 7 2017 7:45PM : Birmingham City (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Bristol City (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Mar 18 2017 3:00PM : Aston Villa (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Apr 1 2017 3:00PM : Newcastle United (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Apr 4 2017 7:45PM : Ipswich Town (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Get a Grip!317
2.Whittleblue228
3.king_dezeeuw06226
4.Moonay180
5.BrickLatic173
6.hindleymonwafc154
7.truelatic4eva134
8.Barry W115
9.Oscarbon108
10.nottinghamlatic101
Write for Vital Football