Middlesbrough edition full of more exclusives and special features
Leon Barnett’s memorable shirt-ripping celebration is the subject of our programme cover for this weekend’s match against Middlesbrough, and inside you’ll find plenty more exclusive interviews and special features.
Mike Pollitt talks about how his journey into training has changed over the past year in My Vice, whilst Marc-Antoine Fortune talks about making his home debut in our last match against Doncaster Rovers.
The career of Latics legend Peter Atherton is followed after his departure from the club in Then & Now, whilst another legend, Neill Rimmer takes a tactical look at our last game and Paul Rowley takes a walk down memory lane when Sunday games were something of a novelty in the football calendar.
With Wigan Warriors competing in the Challenge Cup Final on Saturday, our special feature article looks back at the record Latics have when playing on the same weekend as Warriors featuring in the final, with some memorable games to bring back to life.
Elsewhere we’ve got all your regular features as Paul Kendrick gives his verdict on the footballing week, there’s a great shot from a classic encounter between Latics and Middlesbrough from yesteryear and Arjan de Zeeuw and Mido feature in Swapping Shirts.
All this and much more is waiting for you in this weekend’s official matchday programme, available for just £3.00 from sellers around the DW Stadium and inside the Club Shop.