Paper Talk

Jack Rodwell Wigan Target?

With the club now down to senior midfielders, the rumors are circulating that Wigan and Uwe Rosler are lining up another loan signing before end of March to fill the gap. Is it likely? I take a look at just how good an option a 6th loan signing would

Ben Watson Close to Contract Extension

As you may know our cup hero is very close to finishing his contract with us this season, along with Jordi Gomez and Jean Beausejour. Since his start at the club Uwe Rosler has looked to get all three signed to carry on with the club.

Ryan Tunnicliffe Possible Loan Swoop

The news being spilled out of the rumour mill today is that Wigan Athletic and Uwe Rosler are possibly closing in on a loan signing to help back up our midfield options. That is following the double leg break of Ben Watson against Barnsley last week.

Craig Dawson Deal Could be Off

Craig Dawson was a player that Uwe Rosler had the eyes for on deadline day. With only a few minutes left Latics were looking to push the deal through, yet we failed in the attempt and now the deal looks to be completely off.

Ivan Ramis on the Verge of Crystal Palace Move

The 29 year old defender who had only been with us for just over 18 months, has only managed to be on the pitch for just shy of 20 games and yet Ramis could be on hi way out of the club.

Wigan Athletic Favorites for Jack Hobbs?

The word is that Wigan are closing in on their first permanent signing of the window, a target for the club from the start of the window,. are we likely to finally close the deal?

Jack Hobbs Been Given Permission to Talk to Wigan

According to Steve Bruce both us and Reading are closing in on the signing of the defender. It was quoted early on in the window that we had made an inquired and that we had been told the price for the player.

Ivan Ramis and James McArthur Premier League Moves

The twitter rumors a rife at the moment are rife with our players heading to Premier League clubs. Two players who are being strongly linked at the moment are Ivan Ramis and James McArthur.

Nicky Maynard Loan Move to Wigan Athletic?

Very strong rumor going around that we have agreed a loan deal for Nicky Maynard. The striker was a player that Roberto Martinez tried to sign during his time here before the player opted for West Ham United.

Tale of Two Manchester United Youngsters

The talk around Wigan has been focused on the talents of one young player this season has been an inspiration to the team. Unfortunately for us it has been the loan talent of Nick Powell.


Owen Coyle Targeting James McClean

This young man is reportedly going to be the clubs 10th signing of the summer as Owen Coyle looks to add the final attacking touches to the side. The hint has been that we were sniffing around James and now good old Alan Nixon has said it will happen

Callum McManaman Sunderland's £7 Million Target

The 22 year old winger wizard is supposedly a target for the Paolo Di Canio's revolution at Sunderland and the fee is a massive £7 million. If and offer has been lodged then would the fee be enough to tempt the Latics to accept?

Looking ahead to the 1st July

Tomorrow is the 1st July, for any of you new to football that means that contracts finish and that the summer transfer window officially opens. So with the club hours away from losing a minimum of ten players, I look at what we are doing to keep othe

Coyle Targets Carson.

New Wigan manager Owen Coyle has reportable tabled an £400,000 for Bursapor goalkeeper

Kone calls time at Wigan

The Ivorian striker has decided he wants to end his time with Wigan Athletic

Mathieu Manset The First Coyle Signing?

The French striker, who is built like a brick house, could be the first signing of the Owen Coyle era if rumors are believed to be true.

Is James McCarthy Really Worth £20 Million?

One of the stand out performers for Wigan last season and James McCarthy looks set to be swooped off his feet by some far more attractive Premier League club. The rumors around Wigan is that teams are interested, so could we get the £20 mill?

Arouna Kone: Febuary's Player of the Month

The man goes away for a month and comes back a hero. The humble player that is Arouna Kone has been the light at the end of tunnel for many Wigan fans this season. His gut bursting runs, and never say die attitudes fill you with hope.

Deadline Day The Summary: One Disaster to Another

Could yesterday have gone any better? Well we could have signed our three main targets, and our fans alll walk away happy and satisfied. Yet we saw the ugly side of deadline day as the club failed to bring in players, and deal after deal was thwarted

Your Guide to Transfer Deadline Day

This could be one for the busiest transfer deadline days for Wigan Athletic in a while. The club need a few players, an experienced center back, a wing back and an attacking winger. All of the above have been lined up.

Mauro Boselli Italian Bound

The striker who has yet to kindle his career at Latics could be about to head back to Italy. A previous loan spell two years ago proved very fruitful for Boselli, and it looks like Palermo are up for taking the striker off us.

New Keeper Signs, Yet Other Options Needed

So last week the club made their third signing of this window, the signing of the new keeper was important. Mike Pollitt in the week picked up a hamstring injury, and is unlikely to return for a few weeks.

No New Signings, Anyone to Come?

After Two signings in the first week, Latics fans hoped for more signings yet none have appeared and there are even less rumours of Martinez signing anyone else. Yet there could be one more before the end of the month, but who will it be?

Week One of the January Transfer Window

A good start to the window for Latics, we managed to bag our two top targets early on. Now we are looking to sign one possibly two more players, with one of those being a goalkeeper. So who are we being linked with?

Latics Close to Spanish Goalkeeping Star?

Rumours are increasing as it looks like Wigan could be closing in on yet another signing. This time it is a goalkeeper that will be joining the side. What does this mean for Ali Al Habsi's place in the team?

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