Date:Friday August 26 2011
Former Liverpool defender and current Match of the Day pundit Mark 'Lawro' Lawrenson has once again done his weekly round of predictions for the BBC, he is predicting that this Saturday's Premier League clash between Wigan Athletic and Queens Park Rangers at the DW Stadium will end in a home win for the Latics, let's see what his reasons are:
Wigan v QPR
We saw what Wigan are capable of in the 20-minute spell they had at Swansea last week where they hit the bar and post, and missed a penalty.
QPR had a great result at Everton, although I think they caught them at a good time. Rangers had a financial boost too with their takeover going through but, although their manager Neil Warnock now has money to spend, I think his problem will be getting players to join them.
Rangers are in talks with Joey Barton, who would be a great signing. But has he been tweeting about it because he wants to go there, or to let other clubs know what is going on? I'm not sure.
As for Saturday, I think it will be close. Both these teams will be in the bottom third of the table come May, but I think Wigan will edge it on the day.
Frightening having Lawro plump for us! I think we will just edge it also, 1-0 Latics win for me
To see all Lawros weekend predictions visit www.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 August 26 2011
Latics Hero Ben Watson Back In Action (Thursday November 27 2014)
Wigan Athletic - The FAB Club (Wednesday November 26 2014)
Football Aid 2015 - Play at the DW Stadium! (Wednesday November 26 2014)
Mackay To Weigh Squad Up Ahead Of Transfer Window (Tuesday November 25 2014)
Can We Now Get Back To Normal? (Tuesday November 25 2014)
Door Open For Grant Holt Return? (Tuesday November 25 2014)
Any Previous? - Sheffield Wednesday v Latics (Tuesday November 25 2014)
Meet The Ref - Sheff Weds v Latics Chris Kavanagh (Tuesday November 25 2014)
What The Bosses Said - Latics 1 Boro 1 (Monday November 24 2014)
Support Counts - Latics 1 Boro 1 (Sunday November 23 2014)
|Howe: Kermorgant has all guns blazing
» Bournemouth : 27/11/2014 11:44:00
|Foley rejoins Blackpool
» Blackpool : 27/11/2014 11:42:00
|Stockley: I had to be selfish
» Bournemouth : 27/11/2014 11:37:00
|Molineux Mix is wrong
» Wolves : 27/11/2014 11:00:00
|Wolves will not rush Evans
» Wolves : 27/11/2014 10:35:00