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2017–18 Wigan Athletic F.C. season

The 2017–18 season is Wigan Athletic's 86th year in existence and their first back in League One, after being relegated the previous season. Along with competing in the league, the club will also participate in the FA Cup, EFL Cup and EFL Trophy. Paul Cook was appointed as manager on 31 May 2017, signing a 3-year deal, following the departure of much of the previous coaching staff the day before.[1][2] The season covers the period from 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018.

Wigan Athletic
2017–18 season
OwnerDave Whelan
ChairmanDavid Sharpe
ManagerPaul Cook
StadiumDW Stadium
League One1st
FA CupQuarter-Final (knocked out by Southampton).
EFL CupSecond round
EFL TrophyGroup Stage
Top goalscorerLeague: Will Grigg (19)
All: Will Grigg (25)

Contents

StatisticsEdit

As of 13 May 2018
No. Pos Nat Player Total League One FA Cup League Cup League Trophy
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
1 GK   Christian Walton 35 0 31 0 4 0 0 0 0 0
2 DF   Nathan Byrne 49 0 42 0 7 0 0 0 0 0
3 DF   Callum Elder 33 1 24+3 0 5 1 1 0 0 0
4 MF   David Perkins 21 1 2+11 1 3+2 0 1 0 2 0
5 MF   Sam Morsy 47 3 41 2 6 1 0 0 0 0
6 MF   Max Power 49 5 29+11 5 7 0 1 0 1 0
7 MF   Jamie Walker 8 0 1+7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 FW   James Vaughan 19 3 7+12 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 FW   Will Grigg 53 26 29+14 19 6+2 7 2 0 0 0
10 FW   Devante Cole 6 0 0+6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 FW   Gavin Massey 50 6 35+7 6 8 0 0 0 0 0
12 DF   Donervon Daniels 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 0
14 DF   Alex Bruce 9 1 4+2 1 3 0 0 0 0 0
17 MF   Michael Jacobs 50 11 44 11 4+2 0 0 0 0 0
18 MF   Gary Roberts 35 1 6+21 1 5+3 0 0 0 0 0
21 DF   Terell Thomas 8 0 0+3 0 0 0 2 0 3 0
22 DF   Chey Dunkley 50 7 43 7 6+1 0 0 0 0 0
23 GK   Jamie Jones 19 0 15 0 2 0 1 0 1 0
24 FW   Noel Hunt 13 1 0+7 0 0+3 0 0+1 0 1+1 1
25 MF   Nick Powell 45 15 38+1 15 4+2 0 0 0 0 0
26 DF   Reece James 28 0 22 0 3+1 0 1 0 1 0
27 FW   Ryan Colclough 35 6 11+15 4 2+4 0 2 1 1 1
28 MF   Jay Fulton 6 1 4+1 1 0+1 0 0 0 0 0
30 FW   James Barrigan 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1+1 0
31 GK   Matija Sarkic 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0
33 DF   Dan Burn 53 6 45 5 7+1 1 0 0 0 0
35 MF   Luke Burgess 5 0 0 0 0 0 0+2 0 3+0 0
36 MF   Christopher Merrie 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
40 GK   Owen Evans 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
41 GK   Theo Roberts 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
42 FW   Mwiya Malumo 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
43 DF   Will McGuffie 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
44 DF   Adam Long 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
46 FW   Divin Baningime 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
47 DF   Tylor Golden 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
48 DF   Anthony Plant 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
49 DF   Víctor Maffeo 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1+2 1
52 MF   Mitchell Culshaw 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0+1 0
53 MF   Jensen Weir 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0+1 0
Player(s) out on loan:
15 MF   Jordan Flores 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
19 MF   Josh Laurent 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0
29 DF   Luke Burke 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0
34 DF   Sam Stubbs 1 0 0 0 0 0 0+1 0 0 0
36 MF   Christopher Merrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
39 FW   Callum Lang 3 0 0 0 0 0 1+1 0 1 0
Player(s) who left the club:
N/A MF   Lee Evans 23 3 20 1 2 1 0 0 1 1
N/A MF   Alex Gilbey 5 1 0+2 0 0 0 2 0 1 1
N/A FW   Ivan Toney 28 6 10+14 4 2+2 2 0 0 0 0

Goals recordEdit

As of 25 March 2018
Rank No. Nat. Po. Name League One FA Cup League Cup League Trophy Total
1 9   CF Will Grigg 19 7 0 0 26
2 25   AM Nick Powell 15 0 0 0 15
3 17   LW Michael Jacobs 13 0 0 0 13
4 22   CB Chey Dunkley 7 0 0 0 7
27   LW Ryan Colclough 5 0 1 1 7
  CF Ivan Toney 4 2 0 0 6
7 6   MF Max Power 5 0 0 0 5
11   RW Gavin Massey 5 0 0 0 5
33   CB Dan Burn 5 1 0 0 6
10 5   CM Sam Morsy 2 1 0 0 3
  CM Lee Evans 1 1 0 1 3
12 3   LB Callum Elder 0 1 0 0 1
4   CM David Perkins 1 0 0 0 1
8   CF James Vaughan 3 0 0 0 3
14   CB Alex Bruce 1 0 0 0 1
15   CM Jordan Flores 0 0 1 0 1
18   RW Gary Roberts 1 0 0 0 1
19   AM Josh Laurent 0 0 1 0 1
24   CF Noel Hunt 0 0 0 1 1
28   CM Jay Fulton 1 0 0 0 1
49   DF Víctor Maffeo 0 0 0 1 1
  CM Alex Gilbey 0 0 0 1 1
Total 67 13 3 5 88

Disciplinary recordEdit

As of 11 March 2018
Rank No. Nat. Po. Name Championship FA Cup League Cup League Trophy Total
                                       
1 5   CM Sam Morsy 11 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0
2 22   CB Chey Dunkley 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 1
25   AM Nick Powell 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0
33   CB Dan Burn 6 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0
5 2   RB Nathan Byrne 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0
6   CM Max Power 4 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0
  CM Lee Evans 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 1
8 11   RW Gavin Massey 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0
17   LW Michael Jacobs 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
  CF Ivan Toney 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0
11 3   LB Callum Elder 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1
8   CF James Vaughan 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0
27   LW Ryan Colclough 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
14 14   CB Alex Bruce 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
26   LB Reece James 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
29   CB Luke Burke 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
17 1   GK Christian Walton 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
4   CM David Perkins 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
9   CF Will Grigg 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
21   CB Terell Thomas 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
24   CF Noel Hunt 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
28   CM Jay Fulton 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
36   CM Christopher Merrie 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
Total 58 0 3 14 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 75 0 3

TransfersEdit

Transfers inEdit

Date from Position Nationality Name From Fee Ref.
1 July 2017 CB   Chey Dunkley Oxford United Free [3]
1 July 2017 CB   Terell Thomas Charlton Athletic Free [4]
6 July 2017 RW   Gavin Massey Leyton Orient Free [5]
3 August 2017 CF   Noel Hunt Portsmouth Free [6]
7 August 2017 GK   Jamie Jones Stevenage Free [7]
29 August 2017 AM   Gary Roberts Portsmouth Free [8]
31 August 2017 CB   Alex Bruce Bury Free [9]
8 January 2018 LW   Jamie Walker Hearts Undisclosed
12 January 2018 CF   James Vaughan Sunderland Undisclosed
31 January 2018 CF   Devante Cole Fleetwood Town Undisclosed

Transfers outEdit

Date from Position Nationality Name To Fee Ref.
1 July 2017 CB   Jake Buxton Burton Albion Mutual consent [10][a]
1 July 2017 GK   Matt Gilks Scunthorpe United Free [12]
1 July 2017 GK   Jussi Jääskeläinen Atlético Kolkata Released [13]
1 July 2017 RW   Gabriel Obertan Levski Sofia Free [14]
1 July 2017 LB   Andrew Taylor Bolton Wanderers Released [13][b]
1 July 2017 LB   Stephen Warnock Burton Albion Released [13][c]
1 July 2017 CF   Nathan Randell Skelmersdale United Released
1 July 2017 LB   Matthew Taylor Derby County Released
5 July 2017 LB   Arnie Baxendale Nantwich Town Free [17]
5 July 2017 CB   Jack Hendry Dundee Free [18]
5 July 2017 RB   Alex Lingard Nantwich Town Free [17]
13 July 2017 CF   Tom Powell Hull City Free [19]
19 July 2017 LW   Sanmi Odelusi Colchester United Mutual consent [20]
21 July 2017 CF   Mikael Mandron Colchester United Undisclosed [21]
25 July 2017 CF   Billy Mckay Ross County Undisclosed [22]
31 July 2017 FW   Chris Sang Bury Free [23]
1 August 2017 CF   Sam Cosgrove Carlisle United Free [24]
7 August 2017 SS   Kaiyne Woolery Swindon Town Undisclosed [25]
17 August 2017 CF   Omar Bogle Cardiff City £700,000 [26]
31 August 2017 CM   Alex Gilbey MK Dons Undisclosed [27]
14 September 2017 CM   Danny Whitehead Macclesfield Town Free [28]
15 January 2018 CM   Jack Byrne Oldham Athletic Undisclosed
18 January 2018 CF   James Barrigan Chorley Mutual consent
18 January 2018 CM   Josh Gregory Chorley Mutual consent
  1. ^ Jake Buxton joined Burton Albion following his departure.[11]
  2. ^ Andrew Taylor joined Bolton Wanderers following his release.[15]
  3. ^ Stephen Warnock joined Burton Albion following his release.[16]

Loans inEdit

Start date Position Nationality Name From End date Ref.
12 July 2017 GK   Christian Walton Brighton & Hove Albion 30 June 2018 [29]
31 July 2017 LB   Callum Elder Leicester City 30 June 2018 [30]
31 July 2017 CM   Lee Evans Wolverhampton Wanderers 10 January 2018 [31]
2 August 2017 CF   Ivan Toney Newcastle United 10 January 2018 [32]
31 August 2017 GK   Matija Sarkic Aston Villa 12 January 2018 [33]
25 January 2018 CM   Jay Fulton Swansea City 30 June 2018

Loans outEdit

Start date Position Nationality Name To End date Ref.
18 August 2017 CM   Jordan Flores Chesterfield 31 January 2018 [34]
25 August 2017 LB   Andy Kellett Chesterfield 30 June 2018 [35]
25 August 2017 GK   Dan Lavercombe Torquay United 1 September 2017 [36]
29 August 2017 CM   Jack Byrne Oldham Athletic 1 January 2018 [37]
29 August 2017 CB   Sam Stubbs Crewe Alexandra 2 January 2018 [38]
31 August 2017 RB   Luke Burke AFC Fylde 30 June 2018 [39]
31 August 2017 CB   Donervon Daniels Rochdale 31 January 2018 [40]
31 August 2017 AM   Josh Laurent Bury 30 June 2018 [41]
31 August 2017 CF   Callum Lang Morecambe 30 June 2018
31 August 2017 CM   Christopher Merrie Southport 7 November 2017 [42]
26 September 2017 CF   James Barrigan Warrington Town 28 October 2017
23 December 2017 GK   Theo Roberts Atherton Collieries 23 January 2018
30 December 2017 CB   Terell Thomas Sutton United 30 June 2018
3 January 2018 GK   Owen Evans Sutton United 28 February 2018
5 January 2018 CB   Sam Stubbs AFC Fylde 30 June 2018
5 March 2018 GK   Theo Roberts AFC Fylde 5 April 2018
9 March 2018 CM   Jordan Flores AFC Fylde 7 April 2018
13 March 2018 CM   Luke Burgess Chorley 30 June 2018
15 March 2018 CM   Christopher Merrie Altrincham 30 April 2018

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

As of 12 January 2018[43]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1   GK Christian Walton (on loan from Brighton & Hove Albion)
2   DF Nathan Byrne
3   DF Callum Elder (on loan from Leicester City)
4   MF David Perkins
5   MF Sam Morsy (Captain)
6   MF Max Power
7   MF Jamie Walker
8   FW James Vaughan
9   FW Will Grigg
10   FW Devante Cole
11   FW Gavin Massey
12   DF Donervon Daniels
14   DF Alex Bruce
15   MF Jordan Flores
16   MF Shaun MacDonald
No. Position Player
17   MF Michael Jacobs
18   MF Gary Roberts
20   DF Craig Morgan
22   DF Chey Dunkley
23   GK Jamie Jones
24   FW Noel Hunt
25   MF Nick Powell
26   DF Reece James
27   FW Ryan Colclough
28   MF Jay Fulton (on loan from Swansea City)
33   DF Dan Burn (Vice-Captain)
36   MF Christopher Merrie
37   GK Dan Lavercombe
40   GK Owen Evans

Out on loanEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
13   DF Andy Kellett (at Chesterfield for the 2017–18 season)
19   MF Josh Laurent (at Bury for the 2017–18 season)
21   DF Terell Thomas (at Sutton United for the 2017–18 season)
29   DF Luke Burke (at AFC Fylde for the 2017–18 season)
No. Position Player
34   DF Sam Stubbs (at AFC Fylde for the 2017–18 season)
35   MF Luke Burgess (at Chorley for the 2017–18 season)
39   FW Callum Lang (at Morecambe for the 2017–18 season)

CompetitionsEdit

FriendliesEdit

As of 27 June 2017, Wigan Athletic have announced four pre-season friendlies against Southport, Notts County, Grimsby Town[44] and Liverpool.[45]

On 27 June 2017, the originally planned trip to Hartlepool United was cancelled due to too many long distance away matches as the season approaches.[46]

League OneEdit

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion, qualification or relegation
1 Wigan Athletic (C, P) 46 29 11 6 89 29 +60 98 Promotion to the EFL Championship
2 Blackburn Rovers (P) 46 28 12 6 82 40 +42 96
3 Shrewsbury Town 46 25 12 9 60 39 +21 87 Qualification for League One play-offs[a]
4 Rotherham United (O, P) 46 24 7 15 73 53 +20 79
5 Scunthorpe United 46 19 17 10 65 50 +15 74
Source: BBC Sport
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Number of goals scored
(C) Champion; (O) Play-off winner; (P) Promoted.
Notes:
  1. ^ Four teams play for one spot and promotion to the EFL Championship.

Result summaryEdit

Overall Home Away
Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts W D L GF GA GD W D L GF GA GD
40 26 8 6 81 27  +54 86 12 6 2 35 10  +25 14 2 4 46 17  +29

Last updated: 13 April 2018.
Source:[citation needed]

Results by matchdayEdit

Matchday12345678910111213141516171819202122232425262728293031323334353637383940414243444546
GroundAHAHAAHHAHHAHAAHHHAHAAHHAHAHAHHAHAAAHAHAHHAAHA
ResultWWWDLWWWLWWWWDWDLWWWWWDDWDWWLLWDDWWWWLWWDWWDDW
Position10312865242221222221111111111123332321321111111
Updated to match(es) played on 5 May 2018. Source: BBC
A = Away; H = Home; W = Win; D = Draw; L = Loss

MatchesEdit

FA CupEdit

On 16 October 2017, Wigan Athletic were drawn at home to Crawley Town in the first round.[49] A trip to non-league side AFC Fylde was confirmed for the second round.[50] Victory over AFC Fylde in the second round replay meant a trip to AFC Bournemouth was handed to the Latics.[51]

EFL CupEdit

On 16 June 2017, Wigan Athletic were drawn at home to Blackpool in the first round.[52] An away trip to Aston Villa was confirmed for the second round.[53]

EFL TrophyEdit

On 25 July 2017, Wigan confirmed their group stage opponents and fixtures.[54]

Pos Lge Team Pld W PW PL L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1 L1 Blackpool (Q) 3 2 0 1 0 7 3 +4 7 Round 2
2 L2 Accrington Stanley (Q) 3 2 0 0 1 8 4 +4 6
3 L1 Wigan Athletic (E) 3 1 1 0 1 5 6 −1 5
4 ACA Middlesbrough U21s (E) 3 0 0 0 3 4 11 −7 0
Updated to match(es) played on 7 November 2017. Source: EFL.com
(E) Eliminated; (Q) Qualified to the phase indicated.

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