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6 September 2017

Latics boss nominated for the Sky Bet Manager of the Month award for August.

  • Paul Cook nominated for August's Sky Bet League One Manager of the Month award.
  • Cook took 10 points from 12 in opening four league matches as Latics boss.
  • Uwe Rosler, Grant McCann and Paul Hurst also nominated.

Wigan Athletic boss Paul Cook has been nominated for August's Sky Bet Manager of the Month award after an impressive start to life as Latics boss.

Three wins over MK Dons, Bury and Oldham Athletic got Cook off to a perfect start before Latics closed the month with a 1-1 draw against his former club Portsmouth.

The other nominations are former Latics boss Uwe Rosler (Fleetwood Town), Grant McCann (Peterborough United) and Paul Hurst (Shrewsbury Town).

The judging panel comprises former Ipswich Town manager George Burley, Sky Sports’ EFL League expert Don Goodman; EFL Marketing Director Drew Barrand, League Managers’ Association Director Olaf Dixon and Sky Bet Football Trader Mikey Mumford.

All winners will be announced on Friday 8 September 2017.

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