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Premier League: Manchester City fined after FA Cup fracas

Manchester City have been fined £50,000 ($68,000) for their players` behaviour in the stormy FA Cup defeat against third tier Wigan.

Mar 02, 2018, 23:31 PM IST

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola turns his gaze towards League Cup final after Wigan shock

City manager Guardiola accepts the mistakes committed against third-tier Wigan and decides to focus on the Arsenal encounter.  

Feb 20, 2018, 10:37 AM IST

Manchester City's quadruple bid ended by Wigan in FA Cup

In an uncanny repeat of the 2013 FA Cup final, in which City had a player sent off before losing to a late Wigan winner, Guardiola's side had Fabian Delph dismissed amid stormy scenes before Will Grigg's 79th-minute goal decided the game last night.

Feb 20, 2018, 10:04 AM IST

Gary Caldwell succeeds Malky Mackay as Wigan manager

 Former club captain Gary Caldwell has been appointed as the new manager of Wigan Athletic, the English second-tier club announced on Tuesday, a day after the dismissal of Malky Mackay.

Apr 08, 2015, 02:13 AM IST

Sio double helps Hull KR to win over Wigan

Ken Sio`s try double inspired Hull Kingston Rovers to a first Super League win of the season as they came from 14 points down to see off Wigan Warriors 22-20.

Mar 02, 2015, 01:34 AM IST

Wigan frustrated after week of controversy

A controversial week for Wigan ended on a frustrating note as new manager Malky Mackay and embattled chairman Dave Whelan saw their Championship side squander the lead in a 1-1 draw against Middlesbrough on Saturday.

Nov 22, 2014, 23:58 PM IST

Dave Whelan will quit Wigan if FA take action over `racism` row

 Wigan chairman Dave Whelan will quit the Championship club if the Football Association punish him for the controversial comments which saw him labelled "a racist" by Cardiff owner Vincent Tan.

Nov 22, 2014, 21:53 PM IST

Vincent Tan brands Wigan duo `racist`

Cardiff owner Vincent Tan said Wigan are run by a "racist chairman" who had hired a "racist manager" as fallout from the appointment of Malky Mackay as team boss intensified Friday.

Nov 21, 2014, 22:25 PM IST

Ben Flower gets six-month ban for Grand Final attack

Wigan`s Ben Flower has been banned for six months over his shocking Super League Grand Final attack on St Helens` Lance Hohaia, the Rugby Football League (RFL) announced on Tuesday.

Oct 15, 2014, 10:26 AM IST

Sunderland sign Gomez from Wigan

Sunderland signed Spanish midfielder Jordi Gomez from Wigan on a free transfer on Thursday.

May 30, 2014, 09:41 AM IST

Austin double fires QPR into play-off final

QPR staged a stirring fightback to reach the Championship play-off final as Charlie Austin`s double clinched a 2-1 win over Wigan in the play-off semi-finals on Monday.

May 13, 2014, 10:10 AM IST

Stalemate leaves Wigan and QPR with all to play for

Wigan were left frustrated as QPR ground out a 0-0 draw in the first leg of their Championship play-off semi-final at the DW Stadium on Friday.

May 10, 2014, 09:58 AM IST

Burnley promoted to the Premier League

Burnley ended their four-year wait to return to the Premier League in emphatic fashion as their 2-0 win over Wigan clinched promotion on Monday.

Apr 21, 2014, 23:10 PM IST

Giants defeat Salford, Wigan end St Helens` run

Francis Meli scored a hat-trick for Salford but the former Auckland Warrior couldn`t prevent the Red Devils falling to a 42-22 home defeat to Huddersfield Giants on Friday.

Apr 19, 2014, 07:44 AM IST

Mertesacker salutes gritty Gunners

Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker hailed his side`s character as the Gunners survived a stern examination from holders Wigan to book their place in the FA Cup final.

Apr 13, 2014, 09:49 AM IST

Seventh successive win lifts Everton into top four

Everton won 1-0 at bottom club Sunderland to leapfrog Arsenal into fourth place in the Premier League on Saturday and the battle at the other end of the table intensified with wins for three clubs in danger of relegation.

Apr 12, 2014, 22:29 PM IST

Podolski promises Gunners up for the Cup

Lukas Podolski is confident Arsenal can put their stuttering league form behind them when they face holders Wigan in the FA Cup semi-finals at Wembley on Saturday.

Apr 11, 2014, 19:33 PM IST

Martinez warns Everton to be wary of Black Cats

Everton manager Roberto Martinez has warned his players not to underestimate struggling Sunderland when the Toffees look to maintain their push for a top-four finish at the Stadium of Light on Saturday.

Apr 11, 2014, 14:37 PM IST

With league hopes extinguished, Arsenal to seek FA Cup redemption

After the 0-6 humbling at Stamford Bridge, a soul-searching Arsenal were subjected to more humiliation at home against a struggling Swansea side. And sadly, it`s end of the road for Arsenal.

Mar 26, 2014, 12:03 PM IST

Monaghan aims for Wigan revenge

Joel Monaghan has lost back-to-back Super League Grand Finals and, as he seeks to make it third time lucky, next up is the side that stood in the way last year.

Mar 19, 2014, 12:41 PM IST