Wigan athletic

Learn about the rich history and success of Wigan Athletic Football Club. Explore the team's achievements and memorable moments, and discover why it is a beloved club among football fans.
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A Wigan Athletic team before a testimonial game. Some may be surprised at the addition to the forward line! Thanks to Stuart Hayton the line up is (back row)Tony Book, Kevin Langley, Peter Houghton, Colin Methven, John McMahon, Roy Tunks (front row)Bobby Charlton, Phil Williams, Kevin Sheldon, Eamonn O’Keefe, Mark Shaw This seems to be a charity game on 23 January 1983 against a Blackpool XI for policemen from Blackpool who had drowned. Latics won 3-2 in front of a crowd of 2,200. Colourised…

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