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Todays game was played at midday in blistering heat which didn't help Latics.

The game was refereed by a female ref which was a first for the Latics.

Latics didn't play well, Martinez employed a back four, two central midfielders and two wingers with an attacking midfielder sitting behind a striker.

It was a poor first half and Latics could have been easily five down at half time.

Of the new players Thomas was workmanlike and although Latics only had a few half chances it looks like Gomez will score a few.

Of the exisitng players, Cattermole was by far the best and De Ridder doesn't look good enough.

Not too worried yet as the game had the feel of a training game rather than a real match.

Thanks to very bitter blue for his text updates.
The Journalist

Writer: Baskerville Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday July 22 2009

Time: 7:45PM

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When it said thomas was workmanlike i thought it said womanlike. Thought it was a bit harsh but...
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