UK time is: 09:06:56
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Latics Go Down To Bolton In Mersey Masters




Wigan Athletic past players were knocked out of the Selco Mersey Masters tournament at the Echo Arena yesterday when they went down 2-1 to Bolton Wanderers in the group B decider.

Pitched in what was termed the group of death alongside Tranmere Rovers and Bolton Wanderers, the Latics started off their tournament by beating favourites Tranmere 3-1 with goals from Andy Lyons (2) and John Doolan.

Bolton then saw off Tranmere 4-3 setting up the group decider against the Latics.

John Doolan scored his second goal of the tournament equalising David Lee's opener for Bolton, but Simon Charlton scored the winner with a shot that beat Latics keeper Simon Farnworth from distance.

Small consolation but Bolton were absolutely hammered in the final by a rampant Liverpool side 5-1 with goals from Patrick Berger (2), Bjorn Torre Kvarme (2) & Paul Walsh.

Results:

Group A
Blackpool 2-1 Everton
Everton 1-5 Liverpool
Liverpool - 2-1 Blackpool

Group A Standings
Liverpool 6
Blackpool 3
Everton 0

Group B
Wigan Athletic 3-1 Tranmere Rovers
Bolton Wanderers 4-3 Tranmere Rovers
Bolton Wanderers 2-1 Wigan Athletic

Group B Standings
Bolton Wanderers 6
Wigan Athletic 3
Tranmere Rovers 0

Final

Liverpool 5-1 Bolton Wanderers

Player of the Tournament - Patrick Berger (Liverpool)
Golden Boot - Paul Walsh (Liverpool) 5 goals



Bookmark and Share



Join The Vital Debate


















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






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:Sunday June 19 2011

Time: 4:55PM

Your Comments

Good fun, Farnworth played well for the Latics
worbo
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Wigan Athletic Articles

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. worbo 248
2. loudmouthblue 134
3. russialatic 122
4. Thorpyness 104
5. hindleymonwafc 102
6. Pauvre Jean 92
7. riddy 81
8. Lazysid 71
9. Whittleblue 69
10. legolad 59

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Wigan 1 - 0 Blackpool
Wigan 2 - 2 Reading
Wigan 0 - 0 Millwall
Wigan 1 - 2 Ipswich
Wigan 4 - 0 Birmingham
Charlton 2 - 1 Wigan

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
16. Rotherham 14 4 5 5 -3 17
17. Huddersfield 14 4 5 5 -6 17
18. Leeds Utd 14 4 4 6 -4 16
19. Wigan 14 3 6 5 -1 15
20. Fulham 14 4 2 8 -6 14
21. Brighton 14 2 7 5 -3 13
22. Bolton 14 3 2 9 -11 11

Breaking League News

RUFC - Evans 'Performances Been Good'
Rotherham : 31/10/2014 09:02:00
Richard Beale Stays
Birmingham : 31/10/2014 09:00:00
12th Man - Let's Put The Frightners On Fulham
Wigan : 31/10/2014 08:39:00
Howe: It's great to have so much competition
Bournemouth : 31/10/2014 08:12:00
Cook: Finding another level
Bournemouth : 31/10/2014 08:07:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Saturday Will Be?
Suggested By:  Tommy Trinder
Latics Win 72%
Fulham Win 14%
Draw 14%