UK time is: 14:57:35
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Half time report from down under

by sprayzen reporting from NSW Australia

Half Time Summary

Shots on Target Wigan lead 2-1

Shots off Target Wigan lead 1-0

Fouls City lead 6-3 with 1 Yellow to Hamman

Corners and City lead 2-0

Goals Scored

Giovani scored the quickest goal of the EPL so far, scoring it on the 30second mark from a massive mistake from Bramble

Scharner scored in the 25th minute after some great lead up work between Valencia, Bent and Koumas, the goal was great to watch


Wigan Negatives

- The goal scored by City, they have had only 1 shot on goal and that was it, Bramble has been great all year and its a shame he made the mistake

- We have turned the ball over too easy in the middle at times

Wigan Positives

- Our defence, whilst Bramble made that early mistake City have not had another shot on goal since

- Our attacking structure looks organised and direct, we have options up front 1st time for a long time this has happened

- Heskey and Bent dominating any arial attacks

- Koumas whilst missing a few is showing intent with everything he does, his interest is back and he looks very very keen

- Scharner looks good, has put on some nice balls and scored the goal which we needed

- Valencia is showing that if we can keep him on the park why we need to keep him at the club, his speed alone is a brilliant asset and he played apart in our goal and looked dangerous several other times

- Finally we look like a team for once, we are attacking with structure and options, when we are defending we do it as a group, for example Valencia turned the ball over but ran down to the LB position to apply pressure to get the ball back, the rest of the team are doing this as well.

The Bruce effect has made a positive effect so far in this match




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: sprayzen Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday December 1 2007

Time: 6:12PM

Your Comments

Good game today, poor ref though
worbo
Shocking start for Steve Bruce that first minute goal!
merlin
NSW Australia! He could have made an effort to get to the JJB :-)
merlin
 

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

Vital Members League (view all)

1. lathamwafc 29
2. worbo 28
3. Noel Wards Leg 24
4. bensourhero 22
5. loudmouthblue 20
6. SwindonLatic 14
7. wafcmaz 14
8. scotdave 13
9. Pauvre Jean 13
10. Bert Hughes 12

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Cardiff 1 - 0 Wigan
Wigan 1 - 0 Blackpool
Wigan 2 - 2 Reading
Wigan 4 - 0 Birmingham
Charlton 2 - 1 Wigan

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
9. Cardiff 5 2 2 1 2 8
10. Sheff Wed 5 2 2 1 1 8
11. Bournemouth 5 2 1 2 3 7
12. Wigan 5 2 1 2 3 7
13. Brighton 5 2 1 2 1 7
14. Blackburn 5 2 1 2 -2 7
15. Reading 5 2 1 2 -3 7

Breaking League News

Spurs v Forest Capital One Cup News.
Forest : 02/09/2014 14:52:00
Darren Bent Major Rumours.
Charlton : 02/09/2014 13:21:00
James McArthur Latics Man Of The Match v Brum
Wigan : 02/09/2014 13:15:00
Highlights: Swansea U21s 3-2 Blues U21s
Birmingham : 02/09/2014 12:54:00
Deadline day round up: One in, one out
Reading : 02/09/2014 10:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Happy With The Transfer Window?
Suggested By:  Diedre Rachid
Yes 100%
No 0%