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31 August 2016

Deadline Day confirmed transfer: Kaiyne Woolery signs for Wigan Athletic from Bolton Wanderers.

  • Kaiyne Woolery joins Wigan Athletic on three-year-deal.
  • Kaiyne Woolery joins Wigan Athletic from Bolton, the third arrival of transfer deadline day.
  • ‘He’s a really exciting young talent, we’re delighted to get him’ - Gary Caldwell on Kaiyne Woolery.
Kaiyne Woolery has signed for Wigan Athletic from Bolton Wanderers for an undisclosed fee.

The 21-year-old striker underwent a medical today and has put pen to paper on a three year contract at the DW Stadium.

Manager Gary Caldwell is delighted to welcome him to the club.

“Kaiyne is someone we are really excited to bring to the club,” he said. “We have been looking at him for some time and been impressed by what we have seen. He is still young but has great potential. He has pace, an eye for goal and we are looking forward to being able to see him develop in a Wigan Athletic shirt.”

London-born Woolery was at Maidstone United as a teenager before being signed by Bolton Wanderers aged 18 in 2013. He subsequently was sent on loan at Tamworth and Notts County before breaking through to the Wanderers first team last season, for whom he played a total of  19 times in the league, scoring twice in five starts.

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