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Any Previous? - Latics v Cardiff City

Any Previous? - Latics v Cardiff City

The clubs have met a total of 26 times.

Latics have 11 wins, Cardiff 6, draws 9

The two clubs first met back in 1982 in the old Division Three, with the Latics losing that encounter 3-2. All the previous meetings, except for the cup game, when we won at the Cardiff City Stadium with strikes from Ben Watson and Chris McCann, have been in the league and all but seven came in one of the bottom two divisions.

Last Six Meetings

29 Oct 2016 - Championship - Cardiff City 0 Latics 1
24 Feb 2015 - Championship - Latics 0 Cardiff City 1
19 Aug 2014 - Championship - Cardiff City 1 Latics 0
15 Feb 2014 - FA Cup 5th Round - Cardiff City 1 Latics 2
09 Apr 2005 - Championship - Cardiff City 0 Latics 2
30 Aug 2004 - Championship - Latics 2 Cardiff City 1

Last Time Out

Cardiff City 0 Latics 1
Goal scorer: Latics - Gomez 86 mins
Referee - Oliver Langford
Attendance - 15,969


Cardiff City - Amos, Peltier, Bennett, Morrison (Capt), Whittingham (O'Keefe 72), Ralls, Noone (Immers 84), Pilkington, Bamba, Gunnarsson, Hoilett (Harris 72)
Subs - Wilson, Ecuele Manga, Richardson, Chamakh

Latics - Bogdan, R. Burke, Buxton, Burn, Warnock, Perkins, MacDonald, Gomez, Jacobs (Knoyle 90+5), Wildschut (Byrne 57), Grigg (Davies 73)
Subs - Jaaskelainen, Flores, Woolery, Morgan

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Check out the latest PWU Podcast - It's A Knockout

What a come back against Barnsley, Mighty Nick just could not pull it off again four days later down at Brighton though, so where does that leave us?

We are deep in trouble but there are those amongst us who still have faith.

A big game on Saturday at the DW against Cardiff, a win is needed or it will be good night Vienna, or goodbye Championship, the panel though are strangely optimistic.

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Writer:Barry Worthington
Date:Wednesday April 19 2017
Time: 3:36PM

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