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2018–19 Wigan Athletic F.C. season

The 2018–19 season is Wigan Athletic's 87th year in existence and their first back in the Championship, after gaining promotion the previous season. Along with competing in the league, the club will also participate in the FA Cup and EFL Cup. The season covers the period from 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019.

Wigan Athletic
2018–19 season
OwnerDave Whelan(until 7 November 2018) [1]
International Entertainment Corporation (from 7 November 2018) [2]
ChairmanDavid Sharpe (until 7 November 2018) [1]
Darren Royle (from 7 November 2018) [2]
ManagerPaul Cook
StadiumDW Stadium
Championship18th
FA CupThird Round
EFL CupFirst Round
Top goalscorerLeague: Nick Powell, Joe Garner (8)
All: Nick Powell, Joe Garner (8)
Highest home attendance15,655 v. Norwich City
(14 April 2019)
Lowest home attendance8,848 v. Hull City
(18 September 2018)
Average home league attendance11,661
Biggest win3–0 at Stoke City
(22 August 2018)
3–0 v. Aston Villa
(12 January 2019}
5–2 v. Bolton Wanderers
(16 March 2019)
Biggest defeat0–4 v. Preston North End
(6 October 2018)

Contents

Change in ownershipEdit

During the season International Entertainment Corporation (IEC) completed their acquisition of the club, stadium and training grounds in a £22m deal.[3] Chairman David Sharpe stepped down following the completion of the takeover along with other board members and was replaced by Darren Royle, his father Joe Royle and Thomas Chan.[4]

First-team squadEdit

No. Name Pos. Nat. Place of Birth Age Caps Goals Signed from Date signed Fee Ends
Goalkeepers
1 Christian Walton GK   Wadebridge 23 67 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 22 June 2018 Loan 2019
23 Jamie Jones GK   Kirkby 30 32 0 Stevenage 7 August 2018 Free 2019
37 Dan Lavercombe GK   Torquay 23 0 0 Torquay United 6 January 2016 Undisclosed 2019
40 Owen Evans GK   Newport 22 1 0 Academy 1 July 2017 Trainee 2019
Defenders
2 Nathan Byrne RB   St Albans 27 94 1 Wolverhampton Wanderers 31 August 2016 Undisclosed 2019
3 Antonee Robinson LB   Milton Keynes 21 24 0 Everton 3 August 2018 Loan 2019
6 Danny Fox LB   Winsford 33 8 0 Nottingham Forest 29 January 2019 Undsiclosed Undisclosed
12 Reece James RB   London 19 44 2 Chelsea 1 July 2018 Loan 2019
21 Cédric Kipré CB   Paris 22 40 0 Motherwell 3 August 2018 Undisclosed 2021
22 Chey Dunkley CB   Wolverhampton 27 86 7 Oxford United 5 June 2017 Free 2022
30 Jonas Olsson CB   Landskrona 36 5 0 Djurgårdens 1 February 2019 Free 2019
Midfielders
4 Darron Gibson CM   Derry 31 19 0 Sunderland 3 August 2018 Free 2019
5 Sam Morsy CM   Wolverhampton 27 118 6 Chesterfield 28 January 2016 Undisclosed 2021
7 Jamie Walker LW   Edinburgh 26 9 0 Heart of Midlothian 8 January 2018 Undisclosed 2020
10 Josh Windass AM   Kingston upon Hull 25 39 5 Rangers 9 August 2018 £2,000,000 2021
13 Anthony Pilkington LW   Blackburn 31 10 0 Cardiff City 10 January 2019 Free 2020
14 Beni Baningime CM   Kinshasa 20 1 0 Everton 31 January 2019 Loan 2019
16 Shaun MacDonald DM   Swansea 31 43 1 Bournemouth 13 August 2016 Undisclosed 2019
17 Michael Jacobs LM   Rothwell 27 156 29 Wolverhampton Wanderers 27 July 2015 Undisclosed 2019
18 Gary Roberts AM   Liverpool 35 53 3 Portsmouth 29 August 2017 Free 2019
20 Kal Naismith RM   Glasgow 27 30 1 Portsmouth 1 July 2018 Undisclosed 2021
25 Nick Powell AM   Crewe 25 97 29 Manchester United 12 July 2016 Undisclosed 2019
36 Lee Evans CM   Newport 24 56 3 Sheffield United 1 January 2019 Undisclosed 2021
Forwards
11 Gavin Massey RW   Watford 26 68 11 Leyton Orient 6 July 2017 Free 2019
15 Callum McManaman RW   Huyton 28 133 18 Sunderland 20 July 2018 Undisclosed 2019
28 Leon Clarke CF   Birmingham 34 13 2 Sheffield United 30 January 2019 Loan 2019
41 Joe Garner CF   Blackburn 31 32 8 Ipswich Town 9 August 2018 Undisclosed 2020
44 Devante Cole CF   Alderley Edge 24 6 0 Fleetwood Town 31 January 2018 Undisclosed 2020

StatisticsEdit

As of 5 May 2019
No. Pos Nat Player Total Championship FA Cup League Cup
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
1 GK   Christian Walton 32 0 32+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
2 DF   Nathan Byrne 29 1 24+4 1 1+0 0 0+0 0
3 DF   Antonee Robinson 24 0 24+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
4 MF   Darron Gibson 18 0 11+7 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
5 MF   Sam Morsy 37 1 37+0 1 0+0 0 0+0 0
6 DF   Danny Fox 8 0 8+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
7 MF   Jamie Walker 1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 1+0 0
8 FW   James Vaughan 19 2 6+12 1 0+0 0 1+0 1
10 MF   Josh Windass 39 5 30+8 5 1+0 0 0+0 0
11 FW   Gavin Massey 17 5 13+4 5 0+0 0 0+0 0
12 DF   Reece James 44 2 42+1 2 0+1 0 0+0 0
13 MF   Anthony Pilkington 10 0 7+3 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
14 MF   Beni Baningime 1 0 1+0 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
15 FW   Callum McManaman 24 1 1+21 1 1+0 0 1+0 0
16 MF   Shaun MacDonald 2 0 0+0 0 0+1 0 1+0 0
17 MF   Michael Jacobs 22 4 19+3 4 0+0 0 0+0 0
18 MF   Gary Roberts 15 2 10+3 2 0+1 0 1+0 0
20 MF   Kal Naismith 30 1 20+8 1 1+0 0 1+0 0
21 DF   Cédric Kipré 40 0 37+1 0 1+0 0 1+0 0
22 DF   Chey Dunkley 37 0 35+1 0 1+0 0 0+0 0
23 GK   Jamie Jones 14 0 12+0 0 1+0 0 1+0 0
25 MF   Nick Powell 29 8 24+5 8 0+0 0 0+0 0
28 FW   Leon Clarke 13 2 7+6 2 0+0 0 0+0 0
29 FW   Charlie Jolley 1 0 0+1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
30 DF   Jonas Olsson 5 0 4+1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
36 MF   Lee Evans 33 0 29+3 0 1+0 0 0+0 0
38 FW   Joe Gelhardt 2 0 0+1 0 0+0 0 0+1 0
39 MF   Jensen Weir 2 0 0+1 0 0+0 0 0+1 0
41 FW   Joe Garner 32 8 17+15 8 0+0 0 0+0 0
44 FW   Devante Cole 1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 0+1 0
Player(s) out on loan:
19 MF   Leonardo Lopes 3 0 0+1 0 1+0 0 1+0 0
Player(s) who left the club:
6 MF   Max Power 1 0 0+1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0
9 FW   Will Grigg 18 4 10+7 4 1+0 0 0+0 0
14 DF   Alex Bruce 1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0 1+0 0
26 MF   Callum Connolly 19 1 7+10 1 1+0 0 1+0 0
33 DF   Dan Burn 14 0 13+1 0 0+0 0 0+0 0

Goals recordEdit

As of 5 May 2019
Rank No. Nat. Po. Name Championship FA Cup League Cup Total
1 25   AM Nick Powell 8 0 0 8
41   CF Joe Garner 8 0 0 8
3 10   AM Josh Windass 5 0 0 5
11   RW Gavin Massey 5 0 0 5
5 9   CF Will Grigg 4 0 0 4
17   LW Michael Jacobs 4 0 0 4
7 8   CF James Vaughan 2 0 1 3
12   RB Reece James 3 0 0 3
28   CF Leon Clarke 3 0 0 3
10 18   AM Gary Roberts 2 0 0 2
11 2   RB Nathan Byrne 1 0 0 1
5   CM Sam Morsy 1 0 0 1
15   RW Callum McManaman 1 0 0 1
20   RM Kal Naismith 1 0 0 1
26   CM Callum Connolly 1 0 0 1
36   RM Lee Evans 1 0 0 1
Total 50 0 1 51

Disciplinary recordEdit

As of 5 May 2019
Rank No. Nat. Po. Name Championship FA Cup League Cup Total
                               
1 5   CM Sam Morsy 14 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 0 1
2 21   CB Cédric Kipré 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 1
22   CB Chey Dunkley 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0
41   CF Joe Garner 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0
5 10   AM Josh Windass 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0
6 26   CM Callum Connolly 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
36   CM Lee Evans 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
8 2   RB Nathan Byrne 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0
12   RB Reece James 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0
20   RM Kal Naismith 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1
25   AM Nick Powell 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0
12 1   GK Christian Walton 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
8   CF James Vaughan 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
15   RW Callum McManaman 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
33   CB Dan Burn 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
16 3   LB Antonee Robinson 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
4   CM Darron Gibson 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
9   CF Will Grigg 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
11   RW Gavin Massey 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
17   LW Michael Jacobs 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
18   AM Gary Roberts 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
22 6   LB Danny Fox 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
13   LW Anthony Pilkington 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
14   CB Alex Bruce 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
30   CB Jonas Olsson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Total 88 0 4 2 0 0 1 0 0 91 0 4

TransfersEdit

Transfers inEdit

Date from Position Nationality Name From Fee Ref.
1 July 2018 CM   Leonardo Da Silva Lopes Peterborough United Undisclosed [5]
1 July 2018 GK   Bobby Jones Middlesbrough Undisclosed [6]
1 July 2018 RW   Kal Naismith Portsmouth Free transfer [7]
20 July 2018 RW   Callum McManaman Sunderland Undisclosed [8]
3 August 2018 LB   Ryan Galvin Croydon Undisclosed [9]
3 August 2018 CM   Darron Gibson Sunderland Free transfer [10]
3 August 2018 CB   Cédric Kipré Motherwell Undisclosed [11]
3 August 2018 CF   Joe Piggott Dundee United Free transfer [9]
9 August 2018 CF   Joe Garner Ipswich Town Undisclosed [12]
9 August 2018 AM   Josh Windass Rangers £2,000,000 [13]
18 September 2018 DM   Alex Perry Bolton Wanderers Free transfer
18 September 2018 CB   Denzel Williams Blackpool Free transfer
1 January 2019 CM   Lee Evans Sheffield United Undisclosed [14]
4 January 2019 LW   Ollie Crankshaw Curzon Ashton Undisclosed [15]
10 January 2019 LW   Anthony Pilkington Cardiff City Free transfer [16]
29 January 2019 LB   Danny Fox Nottingham Forest Undisclosed [17]
1 February 2019 CB   Jonas Olsson Djurgårdens Free transfer [18]

Loans inEdit

Start date Position Nationality Name From End date Ref.
1 July 2018 RB   Reece James Chelsea 31 May 2019 [19]
1 July 2018 GK   Christian Walton Brighton & Hove Albion 31 May 2019 [20]
3 August 2018 LB   Antonee Robinson Everton 31 May 2019 [21]
9 August 2018 CB   Dan Burn Brighton & Hove Albion 1 January 2019 [22]
9 August 2018 DM   Callum Connolly Everton 31 January 2019 [23][24]
10 August 2018 CM   Lee Evans Sheffield United 1 January 2019 [14]
30 January 2019 CF   Leon Clarke Sheffield United 31 May 2019 [25]
31 January 2019 CM   Beni Baningime Everton 31 May 2019 [26]

Transfers outEdit

Date from Position Nationality Name To Fee Ref.
1 July 2018 RB   Luke Burke AFC Fylde Released [27][28]
1 July 2018 CM   Jamie Cotter Free agent Released
1 July 2018 CB   Donervon Daniels Blackpool Released [27][29]
1 July 2018 CM   Joe Downey Free agent Released
1 July 2018 CB   Tom Hilton Free agent Released
1 July 2018 CF   Noel Hunt Waterford Free transfer [30]
1 July 2018 LB   Reece James Sunderland Released [27][31]
1 July 2018 LB   Andy Kellett Notts County Released [27][32]
1 July 2018 CF   Mwiya Malumo Gottne IF Released [33]
1 July 2018 CB   Craig Morgan Fleetwood Town Free transfer [34]
1 July 2018 DM   David Perkins Rochdale Free transfer [35]
1 July 2018 CB   Anthony Plant Free agent Released
1 July 2018 GK   Theo Roberts Chester Released [36]
1 July 2018 CB   Sam Stubbs Middlesbrough Released [27][37]
16 July 2018 CB   Terell Thomas AFC Wimbledon Undisclosed [38]
23 July 2018 AM   Josh Laurent Shrewsbury Town Undisclosed [39]
9 August 2018 CB   Dan Burn Brighton & Hove Albion £3,000,000 [22]
9 August 2018 LW   Ryan Colclough Scunthorpe United Undisclosed [40]
2 January 2019 CM   Max Power Sunderland Undisclosed [41]
25 January 2019 AM   Jordan Flores Dundalk Undisclosed [42]
30 January 2019 CB   Alex Bruce Kilmarnock Free transfer
1 February 2019 CF   Will Grigg Sunderland Undisclosed [43]

Loans outEdit

Start date Position Nationality Name To End date Ref.
3 August 2018 MF   Luke Burgess Barrow 25 March 2019 [44]
3 August 2018 GK   Jordan Perrin Stockport Town 3 September 2018 [45]
9 August 2018 CM   Jordan Flores Östersunds 31 December 2018 [46]
10 August 2018 CM   Max Power Sunderland 1 January 2019 [47]
14 August 2018 CF   Callum Lang Oldham Athletic 31 May 2019 [48][49]
30 August 2018 CF   Devante Cole Burton Albion 16 January 2019 [50]
31 August 2018 CF   Joe Piggott Morecambe 1 January 2019 [51]
31 August 2018 LW   Jamie Walker Peterborough United 2 January 2019 [52]
2 October 2018 GK   Jordan Perrin F.C. United of Manchester 30 October 2018
4 January 2019 LW   Ollie Crankshaw Curzon Ashton 31 May 2019 [15]
29 January 2019 CF   Joe Piggott Altrincham 31 May 2019 [53]
31 January 2019 CM   Leonardo Lopes Gillingham 31 May 2019 [54]
31 January 2019 CF   James Vaughan Portsmouth 31 May 2019 [55]
23 February 2019 GK   Jordan Perrin Runcorn Linnets 31 May 2019
15 March 2019 RB   Tylor Golden Droylsden 31 May 2019 [56]

CompetitionsEdit

Pre-season friendliesEdit

Wigan Athletic announced they would face Tranmere Rovers in a pre-season friendly.[57]

ChampionshipEdit

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
16 Stoke City 46 11 22 13 45 52 −7 55
17 Birmingham City 46 14 19 13 64 58 +6 52[a]
18 Wigan Athletic 46 13 13 20 51 64 −13 52
19 Queens Park Rangers 46 14 9 23 53 71 −18 51
20 Reading 46 10 17 19 49 66 −17 47
Source: EFL Official Website
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Number of goals scored; 4) Head-to-head results[59]
Notes:
  1. ^ Birmingham City were deducted 9 points for failure to comply with the EFL profitability and sustainability rules.[58]

Results summaryEdit

Overall Home Away
Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts W D L GF GA GD W D L GF GA GD
46 13 13 20 51 64  −13 52 11 8 4 29 20  +9 2 5 16 22 44  −22

Last updated: 4 May 2019.
Source: BBC

Results by matchdayEdit

Matchday12345678910111213141516171819202122232425262728293031323334353637383940414243444546
Ground\HAHAAHAHHAHAHAAHAHHAHAHAAHHAAHAHHHAAAHHAAHAHAH
ResultWLDWLWLWWLDLWLLLLDWDLLLLDLWLLWDDDDLLLWDDLDWWDW
Position29128129107387118101416161715151616191919201920201919192019192020192019212120181818
Updated to match(es) played on 4 May 2019. Source: Statto.com
A = Away; H = Home; W = Win; D = Draw; L = Loss

MatchesEdit

On 21 June 2018, the Championship fixtures for the forthcoming season were announced.[60][61]

FA CupEdit

The third round draw was made live on BBC by Ruud Gullit and Paul Ince from Stamford Bridge on 3 December 2018.[62]

EFL CupEdit

On 15 June 2018, the draw for the first round was made in Vietnam.[63]

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