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9 Points For Wigan To Play For (21/4/17)

9 Points For Wigan To Play For (21/4/17)

Wigan Athletic have only 9 points left to play for in this year's battle in the Championship.

With the games dwindling down now at the real business end of the campaign as Wigan Athletic find themselves heading towards the end of May, three matches mean a maximum return of nine more points for the year of 2016/17.

Sitting in 23nd place in the relegation spots in the Championship on 40 points, we are four points behind Blackburn Rovers and five from Nottingham Forest in the last safety position, so it's going to be tight.

Survival this year is still doable though and that has to be the focus, but a return to winning ways following the loss to Brighton is an absolute must.

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Wigan Athletic v Cardiff City - Sat 22 Apr - 15:00
Reading v Wigan Athletic - Sat 29 Apr - 15:00
Wigan Athletic v Leeds United - Sun 7 May - 12:00

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Writer:Site Staff
Date:Friday April 21 2017
Time: 10:00AM

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