Welcome to the Wigan Athletic Supporters Club Web Site, here you can find out about away travel on the Official Supporters Club Coaches, Wigan Athletic news, find out about and book Special Events, plus a place to have your say about anything that is Wigan Athletic.
FSA don’t pull any punches
Earlier today it was reported that clubs at the top of the Premier League had been planning in secret to pursue a wide-ranging restructure of the English footballing pyramid named “Project Big Picture”.
Big Picture or bigger problems?
Two of the big hitters in the Premier League are pulling together to get behind ‘Project Big Picture’. Despite their bitter rivalry on the pitch, the idea is making huge waves in English football with several supporting it but a host of other leading voices expressing major concerns.
Will Keane return to Latics
Will Keane was released by Ipswich this summer after scoring nine goals in 28 starts and 13 substitute appearances during an 18-month stay.
Out of time
Unfortunately due to time commitments, we were not able to do an interview this Tuesday.
Due to another interview overrunning it was far to late to fulfil our weekly Q&A with Gerald.
Maybe next week!
Comings and goings latest
Wigan Athletic defender Josh Clarke left as the club extended the contracts for winger Viv Solomon-Otabor and midfielder Dan Gardner until January 2021. The duo’s contracts were due to expire in the first week of October. In summer, that was full of movements in English clubs fans were following closely. There is still room for movement within British clubs as the window is still open.
We are pleased to share the news that an unnamed bidder has now progressed to the next stage of exclusivity with the joint administrators. Although there remains a long way to go in this process, the Supporters Club has made contact with the bidder and we are currently in discussions regarding the future involvement of the supporters at Wigan Athletic, should their bid be successful.
The fifth meeting with Gerald Krasner took place this evening, Tuesday 29/09/20. The telephone call lasted 38 minutes.
The fourth meeting with Gerald Krasner took place this evening, Tuesday 22/09/20. The telephone call lasted 46 minutes.
It is with sadness that we share the news of the passing of Roy “Spike” Highton, who was Treasurer of the Supporters Club for over 30 years.
At Springfield Park a small band of stalwart Latics fans became the first independent providers of travel to away games for supporters. Very quickly the Official Supporters Club was formed and years of away travel, legendary weekenders and social events began. Spike was a founding member of the first committee of the Supporters Club.