Blackburn Archive

Blackburn 1 Wigan 0: Embrace Your Inner Chicken

The author apologises in advance for making you hungry. That’s how they getcha, those treacherous swines. They lure you in by branding you a coward, a recreant, a flapping great chicken. And once you’re

Wigan 3 Blackburn 0: The Curse of Coyle

In just one week’s time, it will be exactly 39 years since NASA launched their Voyager II space probe. Contained within this expensive collection of screws and mirrors is the infamous Golden Record, an

PWU Wigan Athletic Podcast No. 113: Box officers

Watch yourself, PWU watchers, for the latest addition to the PWU crew is an officer. Not of the law, you might be pleased to hear, but of Supporter Liaison at Wigan Athletic. And what

Wigan 1-1 Blackburn: You Say You Want a Revolution?

Well, do I look a right fool? I did prepare a 25-stanza epic poem to say goodbye to my one true love Shaun Maloney, but that has been consigned to the box marked  ‘future

PWU Wigan Athletic Podcast No. 112: Window cleaning

Never you fear, dear Latic, for your Knight in Shining Double Glazing is here! The January transfer window offers an escape route from a rather smoky room… pity it’s on the 25th floor and

PWU Wigan Athletic Podcast No. 97: Turn it off and on again

All I need is the PWU show, blasting on the radio… well, mp3 player. Hmm, doesn’t quite have the same ring as Mike Rutherford’s original lyrics, but get Phil Collins singing and it’ll be fine.

Blackburn 3-1 Wigan: Just like watching Brazil

Strikers, who needs ‘em? You hand over the remains of your copper jar to fund their bus journey to the DW Stadium (or in this case, Ewood Park) and it’s the midfielders and defenders