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THIS WEEK AT WIGAN ATHLETIC - W/C 1 APRIL

1 April 2019

Here's what's coming up at Latics this week!

  • This week - Latics prepare for a trip to Bristol City in the Sky Bet Championship.
  • Our Development Squad host Rochdale in a friendly, whilst the U18s host Blackpool.
  • Our Academy U15s host Stoke City at the DW Stadium in the semi-final of the Premier League Floodlit Cup.

Monday 1 April

It's another big week at Wigan Athletic, with the first team building up for the trip to Bristol City in the Sky Bet Championship!

Tickets are on sale online until Tuesday 2 April and in person or by calling 01942 311111 until Friday 5 April.

Bristol City A

Former Latics players Alex Cribley (62), Amr Zaki (36), Jay Fulton (25) and Chris Lightfoot (49) celebrate their birthdays.

Tuesday 2 April

The Development Squad are in action at 1.00pm! Nick Chadwick's side host Rochdale in a friendly at Christopher Park, taking a break from Central League action and the upcoming conclusion to the title race.

Tickets for our trip to Bristol City are on sale online until 4.00pm, with sales continuing in person and by calling 01942 311111 until 3.00pm on Friday.

Bristol City A

Tickets for our Good Friday trip to Elland Road to face Leeds United go on sale to season card holders from 9.00am, available online, by calling 01942 311111 or by visiting the DW Stadium Ticket Office in person.

Leeds United v Wigan Athletic Ticket Details

Former Latics forward Gary Powell celebrates his 50th birthday.

Wednesday 3 April

Our Under 15s continue their impressive Premier League Floodlit Cup campaign when they host Stoke City in the semi-final at the DW Stadium. Kick off is at 7.00pm.

The latest batch of #WallpaperWednesday designs will be available!



Thursday 4 April

The latest episode of our podcast, Latics Listen, will be available to download, with the latest feature interviews, news from the training centre and a former Latics star in the Latics Rewind chair!

Catch up with last week's episode...



Former Latics players Alan Mahon (41), Ian Patterson (46), Tony Ward (49) and Chris Herd (30) celebrate their birthdays.

Friday 5 April

Our build-up to Bristol City continues with the latest views from the gaffer at the Wigan Athletic Training Centre, plus we receive the latest fitness report ahead of the trip.

Tickets for the game remain on sale in person and by phone 01942 311111 until 3.00pm.

Bristol City A

Tickets for next Tuesday's trip to Hull City are on sale online until 4.00pm, they remain on sale in person and via phone on 01942 311111 until 5.00pm on Tuesday 9 April.

Hull City A

Tickets for our Good Friday trip to Elland Road to face Leeds United go on general sale from 9.00am, available online, by calling 01942 311111 or by visiting the DW Stadium Ticket Office in person.

Leeds United v Wigan Athletic Ticket Details


Saturday 6 April

It's match day and we're off to Bristol City! Latics take on the Robins at Ashton Gate at 3.00pm!

Our Under 18s are also in action earlier in the day when they host Blackpool at Christopher Park at 11.00am.

Across the EFL and non-league, the following players are set for action:

Leo Da Silva Lopes - Peterborough United v Gillingham
James Vaughan - Wycombe Wanderers v Portsmouth
Callum Lang - Colchester United v Oldham Athletic
Olly Crankshaw - Curzon Ashton v Leamington
Tylor Golden - Ramsbottom United v Droylsden FC
Jordan Perrin - Newcastle Town v Runcorn Linnets

Former Latics players Ronnie Hildersley (54) and Peter Atherton (49) celebrate their birthdays.

Sunday 7 April

We'll have all of the usual fallout from Saturday's game against Bristol City across our social media channels and on iFollow Latics, with highlights from midday.

Subscribe to iFollow Latics for just £4.49 a month and get full-match audio commentary, full-match replays, extended highlights, access to our growing archive and much more!

Former Latics forwards Neil Roberts (41) and Franco Di Santo (30) celebrate their birthdays.


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