Vital Football

Latest Wigan Atletic News

Latics Maul The Lions

Latics Maul The Lions




Wigan Athletic continued preseason in winning ways with a 6-1 victory over in the US against Dayton Dutch Lions

The game may have been played in searing heat on a rough surface, but that didn't stop the Latics from showing their class and running a riot with a great display. Goals from Fortune, McCarthy, Holt (2), Dicko and Bingham emphasised the Latics dominance in the game

A full match report by Ed Jones is available on Latics Official website

With the start of the Championship season rapidly approaching Latics boss Owen Coyle will be pleased that his squad got a good work out to get their fitness levels up

Speaking to the clubs official website Coyle said - 'I have to be delighted with that'

'We scored six and could have had six more on a pitch which made passing the ball tough and in a heat and humidity which saps muscles. But no complaints about the conditions, that's why we're here, to build up fitness on the way to August 3rd, and all in all it was another great exercise for the boys.'


Latics now play their final game on the US tour on Friday against Pittsburgh Riverhounds, with fitness and bonding being the main aims of the trip it is a case of so far so good

Marc-Antoine Fortune on the ball against the Dutch Lions

By permission of Bernard Platt/Wigan Athletic


Community Shield Travel

Vital Latics family coaches are once again heading down to Wembley for the third time in five months, having played and won the FA Cup semi-final, then of course winning the Cup final at England's national stadium, it is time to make the trip again as Wigan Athletic take part in this seasons Community Shield game against Manchester United

With some hard bargaining the cost as been brought down and the price of a return ticket on the Family Coach is just £27:50. We will be using the same pick-up points as we used for our two previous trips and we will also be stopping off at Bicester once again

As with the last two trips we will also be supporting Josephs Goal by means of a raffle and quiz

There is a breakfast buffet (£6:50) available at our stop off for those who wish to have a spot of breakie, for more details and how to book please click here

Vital Latics Coach Wembley Bound



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

Writer:Barry Worthington
Date:Wednesday July 17 2013
Time: 8:49AM

Comments

0
Nice to see Bingham get on the score sheet
worbo
17/07/2013 08:54:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Wigan Athletic Articles

Dan's Big Game Report - Preston 1 Latics 0

''Oh, it was great fun heading down to Preston in the caravan each year - I loved the amusement arcades filled with barely functional Out Run cabinets missing their acceleration buttons. But

Video Highlights - Preston North End 1 Wigan Athletic 0

Video highlights from Latics defeat away at Preston:

Audio - Caldwell On Preston Defeat

Gary Caldwell speaks to the media on defeat at Preston:

Stats: Preston North End v Wigan Athletic

All the stats from Preston North End (1) vs (0) Wigan Athletic, Deepdale, 23/09/16 7:45pm Att: 13,077

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)

Big Game Winners On Friday?
Suggested By: Tommy Doc
Latics58%
Preston North End35%
Draw7%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Norwich 9 6 2 1 20 6
2 Huddersfield 9 6 1 2 19 4
3 Brighton 9 5 2 2 17 6
4 Reading 9 5 2 2 17 0
5 Newcastle 9 5 1 3 16 10
6 Birmingham 9 4 4 1 16 4
7 Barnsley 9 5 0 4 15 6
8 Wolves 9 4 3 2 15 3
9 Brentford 9 4 2 3 14 6
10 Bristol City 9 4 2 3 14 5
11 Sheff Wed 9 4 2 3 14 -1
12 Leeds Utd 9 4 1 4 13 -1
13 Fulham 9 3 4 2 13 -2
14 Ipswich 9 3 3 3 12 0
15 Forest 9 3 2 4 11 -2
16 Q.P.R. 9 3 2 4 11 -4
17 Aston Villa 9 1 6 2 9 0
18 Burton 9 2 3 4 9 -2
19 Preston 9 3 0 6 9 -4
20 Blackburn 9 2 2 5 8 -6
21 Cardiff 9 2 2 5 8 -7
22 Derby County 9 1 3 5 6 -6
23 Rotherham 9 1 3 5 6 -12
24 Wigan 9 1 2 6 5 -3
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Wigan Athletic Results (view all)

Wigan Athletic Fixtures (view all)

Sep 27 2016 7:45PM : Wolverhampton Wanderers (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 1 2016 3:00PM : Brentford (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 15 2016 3:00PM : Burton Albion (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 18 2016 7:45PM : Leeds United (a)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 22 2016 3:00PM : Brighton & Hove Albion (H)
Sky Bet Championship
Oct 29 2016 3:00PM : Cardiff City (a)
Sky Bet Championship

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Get a Grip!208
2.Moonay142
3.Barry W114
4.Whittleblue79
5.scotdave73
6.hindleymonwafc53
7.nottinghamlatic49
8.TRUE BELIEVER49
9.Ihaventaclue47
10.walgarthjohn37