Wigan Athletic - Valencia at Wigan for keeps
UK time is: 08:55:06
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Valencia at Wigan for keeps

Wigan Athletic Ecuador international Antonio Valencia penned a 3½ year permanent transfer to the Latics from Spanish club Villareal

Valencia has been on loan at Wigan since the start of the 2006-07 season and a fee believed to be around the £3.5 million mark was set in place for a permanent deal with that option now taken up

Valencia said about the deal that he always wanted to play in England and the Latics gave him his chance so he was only too willing to repay the club by signing a permanent deal

Steve Bruce said that he knew all about Valencia before he came to the Latics but having worked with him day to day he said it was imperative that he got him signed because he is fantastic.

Good deal for the Latics?

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: worbo Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday January 18 2008

Time: 11:22AM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Very good deal for the Latics...nice one Tony
Report Abuse
18/01/2008 11:24:00

Yeah a good bit of business by Stevie Bruce I'd agree Worbo
Report Abuse
18/01/2008 11:43:00

From sunny Spain to wet Wigan. He must be mad.
Report Abuse
18/01/2008 16:03:00

best signing we could have ever hoped to make in this transfer window, especially with a LB coming in aswell!
Report Abuse
18/01/2008 20:15:00

bloody great news
Report Abuse
18/01/2008 21:31:00


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)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
8. Swindon 5 2 2 1 2 8
9. Fleetwood 5 2 1 2 2 7
10. Oldham 5 1 4 0 1 7
11. Wigan 5 2 1 2 0 7
12. Barnsley 5 2 1 2 -3 7
13. Port Vale 5 1 3 1 2 6
14. Doncaster 5 1 3 1 -1 6

Wigan Athletic Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

The Posh Month Ahead…September 2015
» Peterborough : 01/09/2015 08:00:01
» Coventry : 01/09/2015 07:51:01
DRFC Rovers to beat the brewers?
» Doncaster : 01/09/2015 07:33:00
Deadline Day Rumour - Leon Barnett Set For QPR?
» Wigan : 31/08/2015 23:50:01
» Southend : 31/08/2015 21:38:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Man Of The Match v Crewe
Suggested By:  Emyr Huws
Rich O'Donnell 3%
Jonjoe Kenny 0%
Craig Morgan 3%
Donervon Daniels 10%
Jason Pearce 3%
Reece James 0%
David Perkins 50%
Max Power 3%
Michael Jacobs 21%
Will Grigg 7%
Craig Davies 0%