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#Wigan

# wigan - Friday 24 June, 2022

Private investigator begins hunt for missing rugby league player
# Worry
From The42
# Worry

Private investigator begins hunt for missing rugby league player

Jun 24th 2022, 7:02 PM 13,575 Views 1 Comment

Repeated attempts to track Bryn Hargreaves down have drawn a blank

# wigan - Thursday 24 February, 2022

Former All Black and Samoa player Va'aiga Tuigamala dies aged 52
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Former All Black and Samoa player Va'aiga Tuigamala dies aged 52

Feb 24th 2022, 7:33 PM 10,682 Views 10 Comments

Affectionately known as ‘Inga the winger,’ Tuigamala played in both the rugby union and rugby league.

# wigan - Thursday 23 July, 2020

Cook feeling 'physically sick' as final-day draw leaves Wigan facing relegation
# Heartbreak
From The42
# Heartbreak

Cook feeling 'physically sick' as final-day draw leaves Wigan facing relegation

Jul 23rd 2020, 10:46 AM 4,488 Views 1 Comment

Facing a 12-point deduction for entering administration, a win against Fulham last night would have made Wigan safe.

# wigan - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

Luton and Barnsley survive in the Championship as Charlton, Wigan and Hull face the drop
# Relegation
From The42
# Relegation

Luton and Barnsley survive in the Championship as Charlton, Wigan and Hull face the drop

Jul 22nd 2020, 9:47 PM 5,190 Views 5 Comments

Ireland striker James Collins was amongst the goalscorers for Luton.

# wigan - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

Crisis-hit Wigan's 12-point penalty to be enforced after final Championship game
# Safety To Relegation Fears
From The42
# Safety To Relegation Fears

Crisis-hit Wigan's 12-point penalty to be enforced after final Championship game

Jul 21st 2020, 8:01 AM 9,639 Views 4 Comments

The 2013 FA Cup winners may soon find themselves in the relegation zone after entering administration.

# wigan - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Bristol City and Birmingham keen on Wigan boss Cook
# In Demand
From The42
# In Demand

Bristol City and Birmingham keen on Wigan boss Cook

Jul 16th 2020, 6:14 PM 3,310 Views 0 Comments

The Championship clubs want to tempt the ex-Sligo Rovers boss to take over.

# wigan - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Irish U21 star Knight scores but Derby lose, Wigan hit 7 goals in first half to crush Hull
# Goal Crazy
From The42
# Goal Crazy

Irish U21 star Knight scores but Derby lose, Wigan hit 7 goals in first half to crush Hull

Updated Jul 14th 2020, 10:20 PM 12,531 Views 6 Comments

West Brom now know that wins in their remaining two games will clinch promotion to the Premier League.

# wigan - Saturday 16 February, 2019

'Being over here as a family is special' - Farrell excited to succeed Schmidt
# Future Boss
From The42
# Future Boss

'Being over here as a family is special' - Farrell excited to succeed Schmidt

Feb 16th 2019, 3:08 PM 46,960 Views 39 Comments

The 43-year-old takes over as Ireland head coach after this year’s World Cup.

# wigan - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Southampton book Wembley semi-final date in Mark Hughes' first game as manager
# Sparky
From The42
# Sparky

Southampton book Wembley semi-final date in Mark Hughes' first game as manager

Mar 18th 2018, 3:58 PM 6,046 Views 0 Comments

Paul Cook and Wigan’s giantkilling fairytale has come to an end.

# wigan - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Third-tier Wigan stun Bournemouth as Swansea also progress in FA Cup
# Replay Night
From The42
# Replay Night

Third-tier Wigan stun Bournemouth as Swansea also progress in FA Cup

Jan 17th 2018, 10:44 PM 4,342 Views 1 Comment

Wigan and Swansea march on to the fourth round.

# wigan - Saturday 26 August, 2017

'It simply beggars belief': 88-year-old woman brutally attacked in her own home in Lancashire
# Chorley
# Chorley

'It simply beggars belief': 88-year-old woman brutally attacked in her own home in Lancashire

Aug 26th 2017, 6:12 PM 15,437 Views 27 Comments

A manhunt is underway for the pensioner’s attacker.

# wigan - Sunday 29 January, 2017

As it happened: Man United v Wigan, FA Cup fourth round From The42
Live Jan 29th 2017, 5:04 PM

As it happened: Man United v Wigan, FA Cup fourth round

# wigan - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Give it Giggsy: Wigan reportedly ready to offer United icon manager job
# Latics
From The42
# Latics

Give it Giggsy: Wigan reportedly ready to offer United icon manager job

Oct 27th 2016, 10:13 AM 4,784 Views 8 Comments

Paul Scholes and Nicky Butt may join him at the club, according to the Daily Mail.

# wigan - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after baby is abandoned in hospital toilet
# Wigan
# Wigan

Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after baby is abandoned in hospital toilet

Jul 6th 2016, 3:31 PM 22,959 Views 17 Comments

The baby boy was resuscitated and is now doing well.

# wigan - Saturday 4 July, 2015

VIDEO: Drunk driver flips vehicle after crashing into parked car
# Disqualified
# Disqualified

VIDEO: Drunk driver flips vehicle after crashing into parked car

Jul 4th 2015, 10:00 AM 19,889 Views 19 Comments

Another road user caught the incident on his dashcam.

# wigan - Monday 22 June, 2015

Ireland winger James McClean is back in the Premier League
# Snapped Up
From The42
# Snapped Up

Ireland winger James McClean is back in the Premier League

Jun 22nd 2015, 8:00 PM 19,578 Views 18 Comments

McClean is leaving Wigan after two seasons in the Championship.

# wigan - Sunday 12 October, 2014

Ben Flower apologises for his violent assault during yesterday's Super League Grand Final
# Shamed
From The42
# Shamed

Ben Flower apologises for his violent assault during yesterday's Super League Grand Final

Oct 12th 2014, 1:56 PM 7,164 Views 7 Comments

The Wigan prop was sent-off just two minutes into the game after twice punching St Helen’s Lance Hohaia.

# wigan - Thursday 7 August, 2014

7 steps to a successful Fantasy Football team
# Winning
From The42
# Winning

7 steps to a successful Fantasy Football team

Aug 7th 2014, 8:15 AM 44,028 Views 75 Comments

Fed up with constantly finishing bottom of your league? Read our guide on all things FF-related.

# wigan - Thursday 3 October, 2013

Europa League wrap: Swansea see off St Gallen, Powell scores Wigan's first goal in Europe
# Round-Up
From The42
# Round-Up

Europa League wrap: Swansea see off St Gallen, Powell scores Wigan's first goal in Europe

Oct 3rd 2013, 10:12 PM 2,539 Views 1 Comment

The Swans and the Latics rounded off a productive night for British clubs in the competition.

# wigan - Thursday 26 September, 2013

Ethics watchdog drops investigation into Michael Lowry
# Wigan
# Wigan

Ethics watchdog drops investigation into Michael Lowry

Sep 26th 2013, 5:44 PM 6,991 Views 56 Comments

Almost 400 complaints had been received about the TD’s business dealings in Wigan.

# wigan - Sunday 11 August, 2013

4 reasons we can't wait for the Community Shield
# Wembley Way
From The42
# Wembley Way

4 reasons we can't wait for the Community Shield

Aug 11th 2013, 7:00 AM 2,695 Views 8 Comments

The first silverware of the new English season is up for grabs today, and we’re stoked about it.

# wigan - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Sweep ‘em up: It’s your Premier League freebie XI
# Cheap And Cheerful
From The42
# Cheap And Cheerful

Sweep ‘em up: It’s your Premier League freebie XI

Jun 8th 2013, 3:20 PM 4,698 Views 9 Comments

Because sometimes the best things in life are free.

# wigan - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

This unhappy Wigan fan expressed himself through the language of bird-flipping on TV
# Fingered
From The42
# Fingered

This unhappy Wigan fan expressed himself through the language of bird-flipping on TV

May 14th 2013, 9:22 PM 3,666 Views 5 Comments

We bet he got a few texts after this was shown on Sky.

# wigan - Sunday 7 April, 2013

Bobby Zamora sees red for landing a boot to the head of Jordi Gomez
# Nasty
From The42
# Nasty

Bobby Zamora sees red for landing a boot to the head of Jordi Gomez

Apr 7th 2013, 5:04 PM 2,601 Views 0 Comments

The QPR striker is clearly a little too excited about tonight’s Wrestlemania.

# wigan - Sunday 17 March, 2013

Horror tackle overshadows Wigan win over Newcastle
# Report
From The42
# Report

Horror tackle overshadows Wigan win over Newcastle

Mar 17th 2013, 6:40 PM 3,110 Views 0 Comments

“In all honesty it’s difficult to take and difficult to talk about,” said Alan Pardew after the match.

Is this the worst tackle in the Premier League this season?
# Reducer
From The42
# Reducer

Is this the worst tackle in the Premier League this season?

Mar 17th 2013, 5:02 PM 6,149 Views 2 Comments

The referee didn’t even see Wigan’s Callum McManamam try to divorce Newcastle’s Massadio Haidara from his left knee.

# wigan - Saturday 9 March, 2013

Wigan down Toffees in 3 crazy minutes of football, progress to semis for the first time
# Upset
From The42
# Upset

Wigan down Toffees in 3 crazy minutes of football, progress to semis for the first time

Mar 9th 2013, 2:40 PM 6,993 Views 9 Comments

The Latics have beaten Everton after three first half goals at Goodison Park.

# wigan - Saturday 2 March, 2013

As it happened: Wigan v Liverpool, Premier League From The42
Live Mar 2nd 2013, 7:32 PM

As it happened: Wigan v Liverpool, Premier League

# wigan - Saturday 23 February, 2013

United go 15 points clear, Arsenal turn the page
# Unstoppable
From The42
# Unstoppable

United go 15 points clear, Arsenal turn the page

Feb 23rd 2013, 6:38 PM 1,740 Views 1 Comment

It’s looking increasingly likely that the Premier League title will be returning to the red half of Manchester.

# wigan - Monday 28 January, 2013

Man secretly stole ex brother-in-law's cash for six years
# You're Nicked
# You're Nicked

Man secretly stole ex brother-in-law's cash for six years

Jan 28th 2013, 10:02 PM 18,854 Views 13 Comments

Bernard Young has pleaded guilty to sneaking into his ex-wife’s house to take an ATM card and steal money.

# wigan - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

Man United loan teenager Henriquez to Wigan
# Done Deal
From The42
# Done Deal

Man United loan teenager Henriquez to Wigan

Jan 2nd 2013, 4:38 PM 1,538 Views 3 Comments

Henriquez has described the move to the Premier League strugglers as a “fantastic opportunity”.

# wigan - Tuesday 1 January, 2013

Ferguson hails goal-hungry United display
# Premier League
From The42
# Premier League

Ferguson hails goal-hungry United display

Jan 1st 2013, 9:12 PM 1,854 Views 0 Comments

The Manchester Unted boss was full of praise for his strikers after today’s “emphatic” win.

# wigan - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

As it happened: Premier League 3pms From The42
Live Dec 26th 2012, 2:22 PM

As it happened: Premier League 3pms

# wigan - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Premier League: Martinez expects Espinoza to have impact at Wigan
# Latics
From The42
# Latics

Premier League: Martinez expects Espinoza to have impact at Wigan

Dec 19th 2012, 9:58 PM 796 Views 0 Comments

“He is someone who physically is really capable and has a gifted left foot,” Martinez said of the midfielder.

# wigan - Monday 17 December, 2012

Martinez angry over 'ruthless' treatment of James McCarthy
# Complaint
From The42
# Complaint

Martinez angry over 'ruthless' treatment of James McCarthy

Dec 17th 2012, 4:25 PM 2,517 Views 0 Comments

The Wigan manager suggested Norwich “targeted” the Irish international in Saturday’s game between the two sides.

# wigan - Saturday 15 December, 2012

As it happened: Premier League 3pms From The42
Live Dec 15th 2012, 2:32 PM

As it happened: Premier League 3pms

# wigan - Monday 3 December, 2012

As it happened: Newcastle v Wigan, Premier League From The42
Live Dec 3rd 2012, 8:03 PM

As it happened: Newcastle v Wigan, Premier League

# wigan - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Public ethics watchdog to investigate Lowry’s failure to declare land
# Michael Lowry
# Michael Lowry

Public ethics watchdog to investigate Lowry’s failure to declare land

Nov 28th 2012, 3:33 PM 4,847 Views 35 Comments

SIPO will be asked to investigate whether Michael Lowry breached ethics laws by not declaring his interests in land in Wigan.

# wigan - Saturday 24 November, 2012

Premier League previews: Who will win today’s games and why
# Conjecture
From The42
# Conjecture

Premier League previews: Who will win today’s games and why

Nov 24th 2012, 8:00 AM 4,487 Views 10 Comments

Aston Villa or Arsenal? Man United or QPR? Sunderland or high-flying West Brom? So many choices.

# wigan - Monday 12 November, 2012

Nearly 300 complaints against Lowry left in limbo as legal advice sought
# Michael Lowry
# Michael Lowry

Nearly 300 complaints against Lowry left in limbo as legal advice sought

Nov 12th 2012, 5:37 PM 11,677 Views 58 Comments

The number of complaints made against the TD had totalled just 83 last Wednesday.

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