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From Chesham to Wembley for Hall
WHEN Fitz Hall was lining up for Chesham United against the likes of Maidenhead United 11 years ago, by his own admission, he could never imagine his dream of playing at Wembley would ever become reality.
Fri May 24, 2013
Jones to weigh up Blackburn Rovers switch
DAVID Jones will weigh up whether to return to Ewood Park this summer after the managerial situation is resolved at both Blackburn Rovers and Wigan Athletic.
Wigan Athletic - 12th Man - Season End
The final 12th Man Feature of this season in the Wigan Evening Post has two contributions from Vital Latics: Bring On The New Season To be stood in Wigan town centre at 5:15pm on Monday was quite an experience, an estimated 30,000 fans waiting for the Latics to bring home the FA cup, the buzz of excitement gave an electrifying tingle that made the ... (more)
A Different League
Aston Villa Focus - Inspirational captain Petrov bows out
During Aston Villa's 2-2 draw at Wigan Athletic, their retiring captain Stiliyan Petrov was given a fine farewell from supporters, being paraded on the pitch to great applause from all four sides of the DW Stadium.
Thu May 23, 2013
Baines: We will recover
Everton defender Leighton Baines insists the upheaval of losing manager David Moyes to Manchester United after 11 years in charge will not derail the club.
Roberto Martinez: No final decision on his future
Wigan chairman Dave Whelan is increasingly confident FA Cup-winning manager Roberto Martinez will lead their bid for promotion back to the Premier League.
A Different League
Wigan start clearout as Scharner, Figueroa and Joel move on
Relegated Wigan Athletic have started the clearout of playing staff leaving the club.
Wed May 22, 2013
Eight in frame for Everton
Moyes is succeeding Sir Alex Ferguson at Manchester United this summer and that has left Everton chairman Bill Kenwright looking for a new boss for the first time in 11 years.
Newcastle United invite teams targeted by yobs to St James' Park
Two amateur football teams who were targeted by Toon yobs have had a VIP day out at St James' Park.
Martinez to decide on Wigan future
Roberto Martinez will make a decision on his future at Wigan in the next 24 hours after holding talks with chairman Dave Whelan at lunchtime today.
Good Samaritan returns ring
Wigan Athletic fan Alan Green, from City Road, Kitt Green, reunited with his father-in-law Eric Carney's ring that he lost during the Latics match against Aston Villa, with his wife Pamela and son-in-law Robin Liptrot who was at the match with him A WIGAN family has paid an emotional tribute to a Good Samaritan who handed in a priceless family ... (more)
Tue May 21, 2013
Season of change in the Premier League
London The 2012-13 Premier League campaign could not match its predecessor for suspense, but a host of late-season retirements and managerial changes foreshadowed seismic changes in the English game.
Mon May 20, 2013
The Globe and Mail
The dichotomy of Wigan's soccer Cinderella story
The Face of Wigan, like everyone else in the English town, may be confused whether to smile or frown based on the season just passed.
Jimmy riddle: Tottenham eye Wigan's James McCarthy but face haggling with Dave Whelan
Relegated Latics are resigned to losing midfielder Spurs see as Scott Parker's successor - but A 15m price-tag may be a problem Latics manager Roberto Martinez is resigned to the Republic of Ireland ace leaving now the club has been relegated to the Championship, but owner Dave Whelan wants a whacking fee for their top player.
Martinez at the FA Cup parade on Monday
The squad and the backroom staff boarded an open-top bus at their Christopher Park training ground before making their way into the Market Place, where thousands of supporters were waiting to welcome them.
MirrorFootball's season report: A look back at Everton's campaign
It's the end of season, so MirrorFootball have got our top reporters to give us their assessments of each team's season.
Sun May 19, 2013
Wigan Athletic 2-2 Aston Villa: Latics sign off after eight seasons in top flight
Darren Bent opened the scoring, Emmerson Boyce equalised, then Nathan Baker scored an og to make it 2-1, before Ron Vlaar levelled Wigan's eight-year adventure in the Premier League came to a suitably entertaining end in a 2-2 draw against Aston Villa.
Aston Villa FC
Pre-match show: Wigan
In this week's pre-match show we catch up with former Villa and Wigan player Emile Heskey.
Premier League fans verdict part two: QPR to Wigan Athletic
Stoke stayed up but football often terrible; Swansea need quality striker to back up Michu; West Brom had a 'special season' a Part one: Arsenal to Norwich City West Bromwich Albion's defender Gareth McAuley won the players' player of the season at the club.
Sat May 18, 2013
Sam Tomkins: On Sir Alex Ferguson, Wigan, Tetley's Challenge Cup, Rio ...
I had the pleasure of meeting Sir Alex Ferguson a few years ago when he came to Wigan to talk to the squad.