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THIS WEEK AT WIGAN ATHLETIC - W/C 11 MARCH

11 March 2019

Latics take on local rivals Blackburn Rovers and Bolton Wanderers in the Sky Bet Championship.

  • This Week - Latics travel to Blackburn Rovers on Tuesday before hosting Bolton Wanderers on Saturday.
  • Tickets for Tuesday's visit to Ewood Park on sale until midday on Tuesday 12 March.
  • Latics' Under 18s return to EFL Youth Alliance league action against Bury FC on Tuesday, before a top of the table clash with Rochdale on Saturday.

Monday 11 March

It's going to be another busy week for Latics' first team and Under 18s, with Paul Cook's side travelling to Blackburn Rovers on Tuesday, before returning home to take on Bolton Wanderers at the DW Stadium on Saturday, whilst Peter Murphy's youth team host Bury on Tuesday and Rochdale at the weekend.

Wigan Athletic v Bolton Wanderers

Former Latics goalkeeper Nigel Adkins celebrates his 54th birthday, whilst popular defender Paul Scharner turns 39.

Tuesday 12 March

It's match day and Latics are on the road for the third game in a row when they travel to Blackburn Rovers!

Tickets for the game are on sale from the DW Stadium Ticket Office until midday on the day of the game.

Blackburn Rovers v Wigan Athletic Ticket Prices

If you can't make it to the game, our popular streaming service iFollow Latics will have full coverage of the Sky Bet Championship fixture at Ewood Park for supporters inside and outside of the UK.

A UK match pass is just £10 and iFollow coverage includes a four-camera feed of the game, live local commentary and in-game statistics.

Earlier in the day, Latics host Bury FC in the EFL Youth Alliance with an unbeaten league record to keep intact. The Under 18s triumphed over the young Shakers on Saturday morning to reach the national final of the EFL Youth Alliance Cup and will be hoping to restore their 11-point lead over second place Rochdale with a victory.

Kick off is 1.00pm at Christopher Park.

Elsewhere, Latics' players out on loan could be involved in the following fixtures:

Leo Da Silva Lopes - Gillingham v Bristol Rovers
James Vaughan - Walsall v Portsmouth
Callum Lang - Lincoln City v Oldham Athletic
Luke Burgess - Wrexham v Barrow AFC

Wednesday 13 March

We'll have all of the usual fallout from Tuesday's game against Blackburn 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!

We'll also have the latest batch of #WallpaperWednesday designs!



Former Latics striker and record holder Graeme Jones celebrates his 49th birthday.

Thursday 14 March

Our weekly podcast, Latics Listen, reaches its 30th episode of the season as we build-up towards a big local derby against Bolton Wanderers on Saturday afternoon!

We'll have the latest from the Wigan Athletic Training Centre, views from supporters who attended Tuesday night's game at Ewood Park and some derby day memories ahead of the visit of Bolton, plus a former Latics star in the Latics Rewind chair.

Catch up with last week's episode, including the inspiring story of Evan Sephton.

Evan (who has dyspraxia) has been attending the Community Trust’s Every Player Counts disability sports sessions at Wigan Youth Zone for two years. At first very shy, Evan developed his skills with the support of the Trust’s coaches and improved his personal skills too, making new friends, growing in confidence and bettering his self-esteem. His involvement in sessions sees him represent Latics’ disability football team in the Greater Manchester Ability Counts Football League.



Former Latics winger and member of our inaugural EFL team, Mick Worswick, celebrates his 74th birthday.

Friday 15 March

Our media team are back at the Wigan Athletic Training Centre to bring you the latest news ahead of Saturday's clash against Bolton, with manager Paul Cook sharing his weekly fitness update and views on the game ahead.

Former Latics loanee Jonjoe Kenny celebrates his 22nd birthday.

Saturday 16 March

It's match day and we're back at the DW Stadium for another massive game in the Sky Bet Championship!

Latics host Bolton Wanderers at 3.00pm, with tickets available in advance at the prices below.

Wigan Athletic v Bolton Wanderers

Our Under 18s are also back in action when they host Rochdale at Christopher Park at 11.00am in a top of the table clash in the EFL Youth Alliance.

Latics' players out on loan are also set for action in the following fixtures:

Leo Da Silva Lopes - Luton Town v Gillingham
James Vaughan - Portsmouth v Scunthorpe United
Callum Lang - Oldham Athletic v Tranmere Rovers
Luke Burgess - Eastleigh v Barrow AFC
Joe Piggott - Altrincham v Brackley Town
Olly Crankshaw - Guiseley v Curzon Ashton
Jordan Perrin - Runcorn Linnets v Kendal Town

Former Latics loanee Ivan Toney celebrates his 23rd birthday.

Sunday 17 March

We'll have all of the usual fallout from Saturday's game against Bolton 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!


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