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22 June 2018

Meet the players, take part in various family activities and learn more about Wigan Athletic Community Trust.

  • This year's #LaticsOpenDay will take place on Thursday 26th July.
  • Free event will give fans the chance to watch an open training session.
  • Over 1,500 supporters attended the first #LaticsOpenDay last season.

Be a part of one of the biggest events in the club’s calendar on Thursday 26th July 2018 as we host our second #LaticsOpenDay at Robin Park Arena.

A completely free event which will take place from 10am-3pm, supporters will have the unmissable opportunity of watching Paul Cook’s men hold an open training session next to the DW Stadium as preparations for the upcoming Sky Bet Championship campaign will take place. 

Alongside meeting the players, the day will give fans behind-the-scenes access to the club and a chance to learn more about the work of its official charity, Wigan Athletic Community Trust.

Youngsters will have the opportunity to improve their skills and techniques by taking part in football sessions with members of the academy’s coaching team, while exciting fun and games for all the family will be on offer across TEN different activity zones, which include a climbing wall, football assault course, face painting, stadium tours, a huge autograph session and more.

Latics boss Cook, said: “We were blown away by the support shown to us at #LaticsOpenDay in 2017 and it was great for the fans to get up close and personal with the players. This year's event led by our brilliant Community Trust will be special.

He added: “There’s a real feel good factor at the club right now and this event will only add to that, so we’re expecting an even bigger turnout this time around and look forward to seeing everyone.”

Supporters will also be able to get their hands on the brand new 2018/19 home shirt, while information about how to buy season cards will be available. 

The event is free however fans must book their tickets in advance to gain admission at OR ring 01942 311111

Those with tickets for #LaticsOpenDay will be able to park in Car Park 3, but please be reminded that parking in Robin Park Arena is pay and display only.

More information can be found here.

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