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6 May 2019

Young forward Charlie Jolley collects Michael Millett award for Academy Player of the Season after 41-goal campaign and first team debut.

  • Young forward Charlie Jolley wins Michael Millett award for Academy Player of the Season
  • Jolley scored a combined 41 goals for Latics’ under-18s and development squad this season
  • Jolley made his first team debut on the final day of the campaign in 1-0 win over Millwall

Wigan Athletic’s Michael Millett award for the 2018-19 season went to young striker Charlie Jolley at Bank Holiday Monday’s End of Season Party in Mesnes Park.

Jolley, who made his first team debut on Saturday in the 1-0 victory over Millwall at the DW Stadium, scored 41 goals as he helped the under-18s to an unprecedented treble and the development squad to the Central League title.

Presented by fellow academy graduate Tylor Golden and academy manager Gregor Rioch, Jolley said:

“It has been a great season for me and my teammates and now I have to continue to keep working hard and doing the right things every day.

“It was amazing to make my debut at the weekend, it just gives you a taste for more.”

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