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Warriors report £600k loss for title-winning year

Wigan reported an operating loss of more than £600,000 last year – £420,000 more than in 2015.

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Michael Jacobs

Jacobs’ cracker took the biscuit - Cook

Paul Cook hailed a moment of ‘quality’ from Michael Jacobs that saw off Northampton and lifted Wigan Athletic up to second in League One.

Michael Jacobs scores the winning goal against Northampton

Wigan Athletic 1 Northampton 0

A wonder-strike from Michael Jacobs broke the hearts of his home-town and former club as Wigan Athletic edged past Northampton by the only goal.


New kayaking sensation Mayo sticks her oar in!

A GB kayaking sensation is hoping to mark herself out as a future star when she takes on the world’s best in Argentina later this year.

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Former England skipper Rio Ferdinand to step into the ring

Former England captain Rio Ferdinand has confirmed he will attempt to become a professional boxer with the ultimate aim of challenging for a title belt.
Chelsea striker Diego Costa

Gossip: Madrid make final Costa offer?

Tuesday’s transfer stories claim Spaniards have submitted a multi-million offer for Chelsea striker....

Joe Burgess won't play against Wakefield

Burgess receives World Cup injury boost

Joe Burgess’ World Cup hopes have not been scuppered by injury.

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Max Power

Power needs Max love now - Cook

Paul Cook admits the Wigan Athletic fans who booed Max Power at the weekend were well within their rights – but called for a line to be drawn under the issue for the good of the club.

Reece James

Reece return is ‘massive’ boost

The sparkling form of Reece James after 18 months out through injury has been one of the major plus-points in Wigan Athletic’s promising start to the season.

Nick Powell

Powell’s still in decent Nick - Cook

Wigan Athletic star Nick Powell has been passed fit for Tuesday night’s visit of Northampton.

Paul Cook

Cook hammers home ‘repetition’ message

Paul Cook admits he’s trying to maintain an even keel during Wigan Athletic’s eventful start to the season.

Wigan players look dejected

Wigan 20 Castleford 38: Five things we learned

Five things we learned from Wigan’s 20-38 home defeat by Castleford...

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A crowd of 15,706 watched Wigan's last game at the DW this year

Warriors record slight average attendance increase

Wigan Warriors registered a small increase in their average attendance this season.

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Manchester City's Kevin de Bruyne

Gossip: City want to talk about Kevin

Monday’s transfer rumours claim Belgian will be offered a new deal....

Shaun Wane

Wane can’t hide disappointment as Warriors need favours from rivals

Shaun Wane struggled to express his disappointment after watching his Wigan side tumble to a crushing 38-20 defeat to Castleford - which left their top-four hopes hanging by a thread.

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Warriors found themselves with too much to in the second half

Wigan 20 Castleford 38

Wigan’s play-offs hopes slipped from their hands after a crushing defeat in their final home match of the season.

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Nick Powell

Anxious wait over Powell

Wigan Athletic face an anxious wait to discover if Nick Powell’s early substitution on Saturday saved him from another serious injury.

Will Grigg

Grigg ‘will be League One top scorer’

Assistant manager Leam Richardson admits he was never in any doubt Will Grigg would rediscover his goal-den touch after the Wigan Athletic striker scored in the league for the first time in almost a year during the 3-0 win over Bristol Rovers.

Gavin Massey

Wigan Athletic 3 Bristol Rovers 0

Goals from Nick Powell, Will Grigg and Gavin Massey gave Wigan Athletic a 3-0 victory over Bristol Rovers that was far more emphatic than the scoreline would suggest.

Shaun Wane

‘Warriors the team under pressure’

Daryl Powell insists all the pressure is on Wigan when he brings his Castleford side to the DW Stadium tomorrow.

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