Monthly Archive:: April 2012

Wigan 4-0 Newcastle: Magical Moses and Maloney go to Toon on maundering Magpies

Latics conjured up a magical 45 minutes of attacking football, most probably their greatest under Roberto Martinez, to completely pummel fourth-placed Newcastle into submission by half time. Victor Moses first headed home Emmerson Boyce’s

Fulham 2-1 Wigan: Industrious Cottagers leave it late

Wigan saw their cushion to the relegation zone cut to just three points as Philippe Senderos headed the Cottagers to an 89th minute victory over a labouring Latics. After a cagey first half, the

Arsenal 1-2 Wigan: Labile Latics kings of the counter

Latics may still have been savouring the sweet scent of victory over the Champions elect, but they headed into this game with on-song Arsenal full in the knowledge their survival race was far from

Wigan 1-0 Man United: Yes, really

Shaun Maloney’s sublime second-half strike sunk league leaders Manchester United to lift Latics out of the relegation zone for the first time in 2012. Victor Moses earlier had a goal disallowed in controversial circumstances,

Chelsea 2-1 Wigan: When you’re down at the bottom…

Wigan were mere moments away from hauling themselves out of the relegation zone, but Juan Mata popped up on 92 minutes to rob the Latics of a draw. Controversy reigned as an offside Branislav