Monthly Archive:: February 2016

Wigan 3-0 Bury: Blame it on the bogey

“Goals for: 3. Goals against: 8. Points won: 1. Cups ripped from our snotty grasp: 2.” Thus spake Latics’ resident statman, a look of mild disgust steadily encroaching upon his otherwise gentle features. 4-0

PWU Wigan Athletic Podcast No. 157: Don’t look up

We shouldn’t really talk about the FA Cup, seeing as Wigan are no longer part of this year’s competition. But I can’t resist – the nostalgic lure of summer 2013 looms large in my

Walsall 1-2 Wigan: The Art of Football

Football is an artform – of that, there is no doubt. But I would stop short of classifying it as a fine Renaissance triptych, Beethovenian symphony or even a Hurstian cow sliced clean in

PWU Wigan Athletic Podcast No. 156: Juicy J

He’s the only Latics player cool enough for not one, but three heavy metal umlauts. Jussi Albert Jääskeläinen, whose name I certainly did not cut and paste from Wikipedia just now, is still bumpin’

Wigan 0-0 Oldham: Rugball

Jonathan Jackson must know a very good carpet fitter. Because every time I have attempted to lay one, it has taken much longer than a couple of days. In fact, I think I still

PWU Wigan Athletic Podcast No. 155: Beach Hill

Experts claim February is the most depressing month of the year, at least for a certain sports surface outside Wigan town centre. But while there’s still a remote chance of greeting March as league

All Gone Latics Media Podcast 01 – Rotten pitches and rotten teeth

It’s not the PWU Podcast. But it is a Latics podcast, and it is long and meandering. This pilot episode was recorded on Tuesday night, before it was announced that the DW surface would