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REECE JAMES NAMED IN SKY BET CHAMPIONSHIP FOOTBALL MANAGER TEAM OF THE SEASON FOR 2018-19

26 March 2019

Congratulations are in order for Chelsea loanee Reece James who has been named in the Sky Bet Championship's Team of the Season for 2018-19.

  • EFL Team of the Season: Reece James named in defence.
  • On loan Chelsea defender has excelled at right back and in midfield for Latics in 2018-19.
  • James stars alongside the likes of Billy Sharp, Teemu Pukki and Che Adams.

Congratulations are in order! Reece James has been selected for the 2018-19 Football Manager Team of the Season - Sky Bet Chamionship!

The 19-year-old, who joined Latics on loan from Chelsea as an 18-year-old in the summer, has been ever-present in the Championship so far this season, starting all but one of the 38 fixtures to date.

James, who represents England at Under 20 level, was voted for by Latics supporters as Currys PC World Wigan Player of the Month for September, October and November.

All 72 EFL managers were invited to vote for their players of the season, with votes also compiled for the Championship, League One and League Two Teams of the Season.

The overall EFL Team of the Season will be announced on the night of the awards, taking place on Sunday 7 April at the Grosvenor House Hotel on Park Lane in London.

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