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THIS WEEK AT WIGAN ATHLETIC - W/C 24 DECEMBER

24 December 2018

Our regular look towards the week ahead at Wigan Athletic, the DW Stadium and Wigan Athletic Community Trust.

  • What's on at Wigan Athletic this week?
  • Latics prepare for back-to-back away trips to West Bromwich Albion and Swansea City.
  • Loanees across the EFL and National League are also in action during the festive period.

Monday 24 December

It's the penultimate day of preparations for Latics' Boxing Day trip to West Bromwich Albion!

Tickets are no longer on sale and there will not be a pay on the day facility at the Hawthorns, but Latics supporters can still take in the festive football on Wednesday, with the game streamed live on iFollow Latics!

It's just £10 for a match pass, with four-camera footage, live local commentary and up-to-the-minute in-game statistics.

iFollow Latics West Bromwich Albion v Wigan Athletic

It's the final day of our popular Christmas giveaway #LaticsAdvent and we're giving away a match day mascot package! Head to Instagram, Facebook or Twitter to enter.

Tuesday 25 December

Wigan Athletic Merry Christmas Message

Former Latics loanee Colin Taylor celebrates his 47th birthday.

Wednesday 26 December

It's match day! Grab your fancy dress if you're off to the Hawthorns with us to face West Brom, or watch us live from home on iFollow Latics.

It's just £10 for a match pass, with four-camera footage, live local commentary and up-to-the-minute in-game statistics.

iFollow Latics West Bromwich Albion v Wigan Athletic

Our loan players are also in action on Boxing Day in the following fixtures...

Jamie Walker - Barnsley v Peterborough United
Devante Cole - Burton Albion v Wycombe Wanderers
Max Power - Sunderland v Bradford City
Callum Lang - Carlisle United v Oldham Athletic
Joe Piggott - Tranmere Rovers v Morecambe
Luke Burgess - Barrow AFC v AFC Fylde

Former Latics players Noel Hunt (36) and Jamie Barnwell-Edinboro (43) celebrate their birthdays.

Thursday 27 December

We'll have all of the reaction to Latics' Boxing Day clash with West Bromwich Albion, including extended highlights, a full-match replay and the latest opinion from Paul Cook and his players, all available on iFollow Latics!

Our popular podcast Latics Listen takes a break for the holidays, but you can catch up on any episodes you've missed by subscribing through Apple Podcasts, Spotify or online through our Buzzsprout and Soundcloud channels.



Friday 28 December

It's the final day of preparations ahead of our trip to Swansea City in the Sky Bet Championship as Latics play their last game of a highly successful calendar year.

Former Latics player Andy Mutch (55) and Reece Wabara (27) celebrate their birthdays.

Saturday 29 December

It's match day and we're off to Wales! Latics head to Swansea for the final game of 2018.

Tickets are now off sale and the game is all-ticket which means no sales on the day.

If you're not heading to the Liberty Stadium, you can listen live on iFollow Latics or if you're outside of the UK you can stream the game live!

Our loanees are also in action on Saturday in the following fixtures:

Jamie Walker - Accrington Stanley v Peterborough United
Devante Cole - Burton Albion v Plymouth Argyle
Max Power - Sunderland v Shrewsbury Town
Joe Piggott - Colchester United v Morecambe
Callum Lang - Port Vale v Oldham Athletic
Luke Burgess - Barrow AFC v Salford City

Sunday 30 December

We'll have all of the reaction from Latics' trip to Swansea, including extended highlights, a full-match replay and the latest opinion from Paul Cook and his players, all available on iFollow Latics!

Ali Al Habsi (37), Colin Greenall (55) and John Brown (71) all celebrate their birthdays.


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