Wigan Athletic have once again found themselves on the receiving end of a narrow defeat, this time at the Liberty Stadium where they lost 2-1 to Swansea City at the weekend. Their last three league defeats have all been by a single goal, and Roberto Martinez is experienced enough in the Premier League to know that his side cannot afford to give up on these opportunities to pick up points.
The Latics welcome West Ham United to the DW Stadium next, that match taking place on Saturday afternoon, and they will be very keen to repeat their outstanding 4-1 triumph in the Capital One Cup some four weeks ago, although that match was at Upton Park. After a month long break, Wigan Athletic travel to Bradford City for the last-16 clash in the League Cup on 30th October.
Jesus Was A Wiganer have the latest installment in their podcast series, there's reaction to the disappointing defeat at the hands of Swansea City, and there's another chance to catch up on the hard fought 2-2 draw with Everton.
Pie Eaters Footie have details of rumours linking Graeme Jones with Burnley, there's plenty of praise on offer for Franco Di Santo, and there's a full match report from the 2-1 defeat at the hands of Swansea City.
Three Amigos Wigan have a wonderful article reflecting on Wigan's links with Honduras during the 2012 World Cup in South Africa, there's more praise for Di Santo, who scored a crucial goal in the 2-2 draw with Everton, and there's a preview for the Swansea City match, which predicted plenty of goals - seems they got that one right as the match finished 2-1!
Finally a big shoutout to Let's Hang On who sit nineteenth in our Top Blogs Ranking this month as the best of our Wigan Athletic Top Blogs!