League One Archive

Wigan 5-0 Colchester: Christmas tape, here we come

Gary Caldwell’s Fan Site Q&A was far too serious for JWAW’s liking. Where were the soundbites for our annual Christmas tape of blunders and general humorous comments? At this rate, I’ll have to request

Bury 2-2 Wigan: The thrill of comfortable anonymity

As you probably know by now, League One is no place for great footballing sides. It is a place for procrastinating ball boys and the soggy, half-eaten packet of Revels they call the referee

Wigan 0-0 Walsall: ‘Zine it in the stars

Today’s post is dedicated to the programme and fanzine sellers that populate the bridge over the River Pie. With the return of Cockney Latic earlier this year, there are now three independent Wigan Athletic

Wigan 2-2 Millwall: If you’re gonna do it, do it properly

Today’s post is rated 15 by the LBBC (Latics Board of Blog Classification) due to violent situations. And before we proceed, JWAW would like to point out that it doesn’t condone lashing out, at

Oldham 1-1 Wigan: Lactic fantastic

Hmm, Latics vs Latics… wait, this could get very messy indeed – we require a non-controversial naming convention here. I can only use ‘Oldham’ and ‘Wigan’ so many times before Google Penguin (or whatever

Wigan 2-1 Fleetwood: Job’s a gudgeon

When I heard Latics were playing Fleetwood Town this weekend, I thought, “my cod! What a brilliant op-perch-tuna-ty to embellish my whiting with some crappie puns”. Fleetwood is famously the fish and chip capital

Port Vale 3-2 Wigan: Welcome to the jungle

Interpretation can be a simultaneously dangerous and wonderful thing. It is much like a front tooth in that most people have one, and no two gnashers are in the same state of decay. And