Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce is trying to sign West Ham's English striker Jordan Hugill, 26, and Wigan's English midfielder Nick Powell, 24.
Find this seasons transfers in and out of Wigan, the latest transfer rumours for the January 2019 transfer window and how the news sources rate in terms of rumour accuracy for Wigan FC. Wigan are currently in the English Championship.
United States international Antonee Robinson signed a new three-year contract with Everton on Friday but will spend the upcoming season on loan at Wigan.Robinson, 20, came up through Everton's academy but has yet to play for the Toffees' first team. The left-back spent last season on loan with Bolton Wanderers, starting 26 games, and will return to the Championship with the Latics in 2018-19.His new Everton contract signifies the club sees him as a player for the future, but their recent...Hull City in advanced talks to land USMNT's Eric Lichaj - sources
Nottingham Forest's Eric Lichaj posts a picture with his new canine friend, Marcus Rashford shows off his silky moves in Dubai and more in the Sweeper. Nottingham Forest's United States international defender Eric Lichaj is closing in on a move to Championship rivals Hull City, sources say.Lichaj's future at Forest has been the subject of conjecture this summer with the player entering the final year of his contract at the City Ground.The 29-year-old, who started for the U.S. in last month's friendly with Bolivia, is in search of regular first-team football, and sources said Hull are in advanced talks with Forest over a deal for Lichaj and...Man United, Liverpool, Everton eye Wigan teenager Joe Gelhardt - sources
Manchester United, Liverpool and Everton are lining up moves for Wigan's teenage sensation Joe Gelhardt, sources have told ESPN FC.Prolific striker Gelhardt is regarded as one of the most exciting youngsters in the country in his age bracket.The 16-year-old broke into Wigan's under-18 team as a 15-year-old and he is now a regular in the side, while he has represented England at U15 and U16 level.Gelhardt impressed for England at the Montaigu Tournament in France in April, scoring two goals in...
Everton are eyeing a move for highly rated Wigan Athletic forward Callum Lang, sources close to the Premier League club have told ESPN FC.Lang, 19, started his career with Liverpool's academy before joining Wigan in 2013 and he has made three first-team appearances for the League One champions.The forward caught the eye of Everton scouts after impressing on loan at League Two Morecambe this season where he scored 10 goals in 30 appearances for the club and finished second behind Fulham's...Will Grigg winner at Doncaster clinches title for Wigan
Doncaster RoversWigan Athletic01FTGame DetailsLive football odds with bet365. Bet Now »GameCastLineups and StatsWill Grigg's 26th goal of the season sealed the League One title for Wigan as they beat Doncaster 1-0 at the Keepmoat.Already-promoted Latics only needed a point to confirm they were going up to the second tier as champions and Grigg slotted home 15 minutes from time.Rovers boss Darren Ferguson was absent for his side's final home game of the season due to "family reasons".Second-placed Blackburn started the day two points behind Wigan but an early goal for the hosts at Ewood Park might have made...Michael Jacobs equaliser moves Wigan closer to League One title
Wigan AthleticAFC Wimbledon11FTGame DetailsLive football odds with bet365. Bet Now »GameCastLineups and StatsWigan will have to wait another week to get their hands on the Sky Bet League One title following a 1-1 draw with struggling AFC Wimbledon at the DW Stadium.Michael Jacobs netted the equaliser, cancelling out Joe Pigott's first-half opener, to leave Latics two points clear of second-placed Blackburn with one match remaining. The visitors shocked the home fans by taking the lead after 24 minutes through Pigott, who took delivery of a lovely pass from Lyle Taylor before slipping the ball past Christian...