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Callum Joseph Lang (born 8 September 1998) is an English professional footballer who plays as a forward for Wigan Athletic.

Callum Lang
Personal information
Full name Callum Joseph Lang[1]
Date of birth (1998-09-08) 8 September 1998 (age 20)[2]
Place of birth Liverpool, England
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Wigan Athletic
Number 19
Youth career
0000–2013 Liverpool
2013–2017 Wigan Athletic
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2017– Wigan Athletic 0 (0)
2017–2018Morecambe (loan) 30 (10)
2018–2019Oldham Athletic (loan) 42 (13)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11:48, 7 April 2019 (UTC)

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Club careerEdit

Wigan AthleticEdit

Lang joined Wigan Athletic in 2013, after progressing through the Forward youth ranks.[3] On 8 August 2017, Lang made his Wigan debut during their EFL Cup tie against Blackpool, which resulted in a 2–1 victory for the Latics.[4]

MorecambeEdit

On 31 August 2017, Lang signed for League Two side Morecambe F.C. on a season long loan. He scored his first goal for the club in the 69th minute, 1 minute after coming off the bench against Coventry City at the Globe Arena.

Oldham AthleticEdit

On 14 August 2018, Lang joined League Two side Oldham Athletic on loan until January 2019.[5] His loan spell was subsequently extended until the end of the season. Lang scored the winning goal in the FA Cup Third Round tie against Fulham F.C. at Craven Cottage. [6]

Career statisticsEdit

As of match played 1 January 2019[7]
Club Season League FA Cup League Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Wigan Athletic 2016–17[8] Championship 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017–18[9] League One 0 0 0 0 2 0 1[a] 0 3 0
Morecambe (loan) 2017–18[9] League Two 30 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 31 10
Oldham Athletic (loan) 2018–19 League Two 42 159 4 2 0 0 4 1 50 162
Career total 72 169 5 2 2 0 5 1 78 172
  1. ^ Appearance in the Football League Trophy

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Retained List 2016-17" (PDF). English Football League. Retrieved 16 January 2018.
  2. ^ "Callum Lang". 11v11.com. AFS Enterprises. Retrieved 10 January 2018.
  3. ^ "Callum Lang". Wigan Athletic Official Site. Retrieved 22 August 2017.
  4. ^ "Wigan Athletic vs. Blackpool". Soccerway. 8 August 2017. Retrieved 22 August 2017.
  5. ^ "Callum Lang: Oldham Athletic sign striker on loan from Wigan". BBC Sport. 14 August 2018. Retrieved 15 August 2018.
  6. ^ "Callum Lang Extends Loan Spell At Oldham AthelticUntil The End Of The 2018-19 Season". Wigan Athletic. 4 January 2019. Retrieved 16 February 2019.
  7. ^ Callum Lang at Soccerway. Retrieved 1 January 2019.
  8. ^ "Games played by Callum Lang in 2016/2017". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 6 September 2017.
  9. ^ a b "Games played by Callum Lang in 2017/2018". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 6 September 2017.

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