Wigan Athletic Features

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McClean hits out at Sunderland supporters

Kristan Heneage | August, 19 2013

Wigan winger James McClean has said he left Sunderland because the club's fans hounded him out of the Stadium of Light.  McClean, 23, moved to the Championship side for £1.5 million earlier this month after becoming surplus to requi...

Wigan sign McClean from Sunderland

Richard Jolly | August, 8 2013

Wigan Athletic have snapped up winger James McClean from Sunderland. - Randall: McClean break McClean, 24, has become new Wigan manager Owen Coyle’s tenth summer signing and is thought to have cost around £2 million. The I...

Sunderland accept bid for McClean

Kristan Heneage | August, 7 2013

James McClean looks set to join Wigan after Sunderland accepted a bid for the Republic of Ireland international winger. McClean, 24, joined the Black Cats from Derry City in 2011 at a cost of £350,000 and was described as "one for t...

Barnett joins Wigan from Norwich

Richard Jolly | August, 2 2013

Leon Barnett has ended his stay at Norwich by becoming Wigan’s ninth summer signing. The defender has signed a three-year deal at the DW Stadium after passing a medical and joins his former Norwich team-mate Grant Holt at Wigan. He hel...

Laudrup rubbishes Swansea links with Di Santo

ESPN staff | July, 19 2013

Swansea boss Michael Laudrup has dismissed suggestions Wigan striker Franco di Santo could be headed for the Liberty Stadium this summer, revealing the Swans are "looking for a different kind of player". #INSERT type:image caption:...

Holt completes Wigan move from Norwich

Richard Jolly | July, 8 2013

Norwich City captain Grant Holt has ended his four-year stay at Carrow Road by becoming Wigan’s seventh summer signing. The striker has completed a £2 million move to the DW Stadium and has signed a three-year contract. Holt, 32, j...

Alcaraz, Robles join Martinez at Everton

Mike Whalley | July, 9 2013

Antolin Alcaraz has signed for Everton after agreeing a two-year deal with the club, while goalkeeper Joel Robles - who also played for Wigan last season - has moved to Goodison Park. Alcaraz, 30, was a free agent after his contract at Wigan e...

Everton sign Kone

Mike Whalley | July, 8 2013

Everton have completed the signing of Wigan striker Arouna Kone on a three-year deal for an undisclosed fee. - Blog: Much expected of Mirallas Kone, 29, is the club’s first signing since Roberto Martinez left the DW Stadium to becom...

Perch leaves Newcastle for Wigan

Richard Jolly | July, 3 2013

Wigan have completed the signing of James Perch from Newcastle United. The 27-year-old has put pen-to-paper on a four-year deal at the DW Stadium and becomes new manager Owen Coyle’s fourth recruit for Athletic. He is thought to have cos...

Newcastle given go-ahead to talk to Kone

Mike Whalley and Kristan Heneage | July, 4 2013

Newcastle United have been given permission to speak to Wigan Athletic striker Arouna Kone, the Press Association has reported. Kone, 29, has said he wants to leave the Latics after their relegation from the Premier League, and Wigan chairman ...

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