UK time is: 16:09:26
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Tottenham Reaction

Paul Jewell

It was quite a scrappy game, and then we got a goal in front and we looked quite comfortable but then we had to sucker punches just before half-time and we never really recovered from that.
I'm not going to blame injuries for those two goals, but as a team I just think we dropped off and at this level you need maximum concentration otherwise you are punished.

We weren't punished once, but we were punished twice which was really disappointing. We tried to pick them up for the second half, and we got a reaction and they tried hard but we never really made any clear-cut chances and we were chasing the game.




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:  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday November 27 2006

Time: 8:36PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
i think you meant two quality goals.
rushdenspur
Report Abuse
27/11/2006 21:23:00

You took a good beating! Admit it! Please take our Chimbo off your banner.
JuicE
Report Abuse
27/11/2006 21:35:00

I agree with you rushdenspur they were two quality goals.
anil60
Report Abuse
27/11/2006 21:35:00

good to see lennon score again too as he missed a few earlier in the season
rushdenspur
Report Abuse
27/11/2006 21:38:00

Wigan were second best by a country mile! Also by far the worst away support ive seen at WHL all season, Inclusing slavia prague Tut!
mooney
Report Abuse
27/11/2006 21:39:00

mate they were two fantastic goals, the lead up to them was good while the tricks and finishes involved were sublime.
theapeofdeath
Report Abuse
27/11/2006 22:21:00

2 quality goals but I don't think you can fault the away support, ok they wasn't as vocal as I would expect but they were far better than the so called chelsea fans
Yiddo80
Report Abuse
27/11/2006 22:40:00

Now wonder wigan lose when they there players are having to perform in front of about 100 fans, didnt even notice them the whole game and could hardly see them until chimbonda went across to mock them, by far the worst support in years, port vale even sold out the away end!!
yidrob
Report Abuse
27/11/2006 22:40:00

Two sucker punches? Get real, Paul. They were two brilliant individual goals.
Greybeard
Report Abuse
27/11/2006 23:39:00

I like Paul Jewell - he refuses to accept his rightful place in the hierarchy of football and always talks as if Wigan is a serious football club. He is especially bitter about Spurs, probably because Chimbonda decided he needed to play at a real football club. Almost died laughing when their chairman said last week he feared losing Jewell to one of the top four clubs. I don't think so! We've played them three times now and they are still trying manfully for a win. Very plucky, but they're just not in the same league as us, are they?
Shannon
Report Abuse
28/11/2006 07:28:00

they had a good season last year but we will see if they can sustain it this season, as for jewell hardly a top four coach!
rushdenspur
Report Abuse
28/11/2006 09:21:00

You have Roberts, Chimbonda and Bullard in your banner-at least you waved goodbye on your way out of the Lane after Lennon banged in the third. Heskeys elbow on Dawson was a disgrace but it was good to see Dawson put him on his arse 5 minutes later!
james4209
Report Abuse
28/11/2006 13:13:00

Great goals!!! Not much defence could of done there!!
BaldyYid
Report Abuse
30/11/2006 13:27:00

 

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
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Whittleblue 182
2. Moonay 169
3. Marksparko 146
4. worbo 133
5. BrickLatic 103
6. Oscarbon 97
7. Danny_de_Zeeuw16 97
8. hindleymonwafc 94
9. russialatic 91
10. ladylatic 70

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Reading 42 12 11 19 -20 47
19. Brighton 43 10 16 17 -7 46
20. Fulham 43 12 10 21 -21 46
21. Rotherham 43 10 14 19 -22 44
22. Millwall 42 9 12 21 -30 39
23. Wigan 43 8 12 23 -22 36
24. Blackpool 43 4 13 26 -53 25

Breaking League News

Blackpool v Fulham - Team-Sheets
Fulham : 18/04/2015 14:23:00
JR And Johnno On Soccer AM
Norwich : 18/04/2015 13:00:01
Watford Host Birmingham
Birmingham : 18/04/2015 12:47:00
Play Off Details
Norwich : 18/04/2015 12:00:00
PREVIEW: Watford v Birmingham
Watford : 18/04/2015 11:14:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

First Home Win In 7 Months?
Suggested By:  Norman
Yep - Latics Win 60%
Nope - A Draw 40%
Nope - Brighton Win 0%