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ON THIS DAY: LATICS PROMOTED TO THE PREMIER LEAGUE

8 May 2019

Celebrating 14 years since Latics sealed the club's promotion to the Premier League courtesy of goals from Lee McCulloch, Jason Roberts and Nathan Ellington.

  • On This Day | 8 May 2005 | Latics 3 Reading FC 1.
  • McCulloch, Roberts and Ellington goals seal Latics' promotion to the top flight.
  • Paul Jewell steered his side to second place in the Championship and a piece of history.

On this day 14 years ago Paul Jewell's Latics completed a historic second season in the Championship by sealing promotion to the Premier League on the final day of the campaign.

Lee McCulloch, Jason Roberts and Nathan Ellington grabbed the goals as the sun shone down on the JJB Stadium on arguably its greatest day...

Re-live the moments from 8 May 2005 on iFollow Latics above and let the highlights do the talking!


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