James McClean struck twice for Wigan to secure an emphatic 4-0 victory against Bolton but the derby clash was marred by crowd trouble. Will Keane scored early in the first half and Callum Lang and McClean both struck in the second as the Latics pulled clear of their below-par hosts to stay third.
James McClean gave a reminder of just how good he can be with a brace against Bolton on Saturday - and one of the goals was a belter. McClean also laid on an assist for Irish teammate Will Keane, as… [+1756 chars]. The Irish Sun. 10 hours ago. Independent.ie. 10...
The DW Stadium’s East Stand will no longer be known as the ‘Billy Boston’ stand. Instead, the East Stand will be renamed the Kingdom Group East Stand for Wigan Athletic fixtures in the 2021/22 football season. Terry Barton, Chief Executive Officer of Kingdom Group Services, said: “I have been a...
Wanderers host Wigan Athletic in an eagerly-awaited derby with Ian Evatt’s men bidding to make back-to-back home league wins. The Whites also won in the Papa John’s EFL Trophy in their last outing at the University of Bolton Stadium prior to a 1-0 defeat at Sheffield Wednesday in League One last weekend.
Leam Richardson hailed Wigan’s “fantastic” hammering of derby rivals Bolton but insisted the Latics received no extra motivation from Wanderers boss Ian Evatt’s claim his side was the best in League One. James McClean’s double and goals from Will Keane and Callum Lang secured a thumping 4-0 victory but the...
Wigan emphatically answered Ian Evatt’s claim Bolton are the best team in Sky Bet League One with a 4-0 hammering of their derby rivals in front of nearly 21,000 fans. The Wanderers boss was taunted by 4,000 away supporters after Will Keane, Callum Lang and two goals from James McClean earned Leam Richardson’s promotion chasers an impressive victory.
You can’t watch a Premier League game today without seeing a lightning-fast full-back fly past his winger on the overlap and send in a pinpoint cross – such is the nature of the modern game. But who are the best ever to play the position in the Premier League?. Here...
Dapo Afolayan aims to keep copying one of his boyhood heroes by continuing to find the route to goal for Wanderers. Afolayan has made a flying start to the season with his seven goals so far making him Wanderers’ top scorer. His two most recent efforts – delightfully curled into...
Pay strikes at Wigan plastic manufacturer Alpla UK have been postponed to allow workers to vote on an improved offer tabled by the company, Unite, the UK’s leading union, said today (Friday 15 October). Nearly 150 workers at Alpla’s Golborne factory, who are members of Unite, were due to begin...
Latest coronavirus infection rates across Greater Manchester as cases rise in all 10 boroughs - Manchester Evening News
The borough recorded a rate of 785.4 cases per 100,000 people in the week ending October 11, according to the latest data from the UK Health Security Agency. In Greater Manchester as a whole, the infection rate is now 416.2 cases per 100,000 population. In the week ending October 11,...
Bolton will be without defender Gethin Jones for the visit of local rivals Wigan in Sky Bet League One. Right-back Jones, who was already ruled out of the game through suspension after picking up his fifth booking of the season in last weekend’s defeat at Sheffield Wednesday, is undergoing treatment on an ankle knock.
Gethin Jones has undergone a scan to check whether he will have to miss more than Saturday’s local derby with Wigan Athletic. The Wanderers’ right-back had already been ruled out of the visit of the Latics after picking up a fifth booking of the season in last Saturday’s 1-0 defeat at Sheffield Wednesday to end his ever-present record.
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Rugby League News: Clark set for surprise move, Leeds, Leigh and Wigan signing latest, 16-match ban for horror show & SL stadium move hanging by thread
Rugby League News – keeping you up to date with the latest news from the world of rugby league. Here are some of the headline-grabbing stories from the last 24 hours. The Yorkshire Evening Post has reported that Leeds Rhinos are in talks with potential new recruits for 2022. Clark...
Coronavirus infection rates are still rising in every borough in Greater Manchester - Manchester Evening News
The borough recorded a rate of 817.4 cases per 100,000 people in the week ending October 10, according to the latest data from the UK Health Security Agency. In Tameside the latest infection rate is 513.8 cases per 100,000 people and the number of cases has gone up by 14%.
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A man has died six days after being hurt in a disturbance which involved a weapon, police have said. Kunil Nur, 44, was injured on Linney Square in Wigan during the incident at about midnight on 4 October. He was taken to Royal Bolton Hospital and was later discharged but...