WIGAN, ENGLAND - AUGUST 13: Yanic Wildschut of Wigan Athletic controls the ball during the Sky Bet Championship League match between Wigan Athletic and Blackburn Rovers at DW Stadium on August 13, 2016 in Wigan, England. (Photo by Daniel Smith/Getty Images)
How Wigan Athletic's +£7.6m five-year transfer net-spend compares to the rest of League One
The 2020/21 League One campaign has been fairly subdued on the transfer front, with the financial uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic seeing Wigan Athletic and the rest of the division tighten their belts, opting to invest largely in free transfers and loan deals.
By Richie Boon
16th Feb 2021, 8:46am
We've taken a look (via Transfermarkt data) at how Wigan Athletic' s five-year transfer net spend compares to every other League One side, along with each teams most lucrative sale or costly signing over the period. Here's where the Latics rank in the intriguing spending league table:
1. Fleetwood Town -£150k net spend last five seasons
Biggest season net spend: -£295k. Highest transfer fee paid: £400k for Kyle Dempsey from Huddersfield Town in 2017.