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List of Wigan Athletic F.C. records and statistics

Club recordsEdit

MatchesEdit

FirstsEdit

Record resultsEdit

AttendancesEdit

Player recordsEdit

AppearancesEdit

  • Youngest player ever : Jensen Weir, aged 15 years, on 7 November 2017.[4]
  • Oldest player ever: Dave Beasant, 43 years, 235 days, v Doncaster Rovers, 12 November 2002.[5]
  • Most League appearances: Kevin Langley, 317, 1981–1986 & 1990–1994.[3]
  • Most consecutive League appearances: Jimmy Bullard, 123, January 2003 to December 2005.[3]

GoalscorersEdit

Transfer feesEdit

Progressive record fees paidEdit

Date Player Bought from Fee
January 1982   Eamonn O'Keefe   Everton £65,000
July 1995   Chris Lightfoot   Chester City £87,500
November 1995   Kevin Sharp   Leeds United £100,000
July 1996   Graeme Jones   Doncaster Rovers £150,000
April 1997   Roy Carroll   Hull City £350,000
October 1998   Simon Haworth   Coventry City £600,000
March 2001   Lee McCulloch   Motherwell £700,000
September 2001   Tony Dinning   Wolverhampton Wanderers £750,000
March 2002   Nathan Ellington   Bristol Rovers £1,200,000
January 2004   Jason Roberts   West Bromwich Albion £2,000,000
August 2005   Henri Camara   Wolverhampton Wanderers £3,000,000
July 2006   Emile Heskey   Birmingham City £5,500,000
January 2009   Charles N'Zogbia   Newcastle United £7,000,000

Progressive record fees receivedEdit

Date Player Sold to Fee
February 1980   Joe Hinnigan Sunderland £130,000
February 1986   Warren Aspinall Everton £150,000
August 1991   Peter Atherton Coventry City £329,000
July 2001   Roy Carroll Manchester United £2,500,000
August 2005   Nathan Ellington West Bromwich Albion £3,000,000
August 2006   Pascal Chimbonda Tottenham Hotspur £4,500,000
August 2007   Leighton Baines Everton £6,000,000
January 2009   Wilson Palacios Tottenham Hotspur £12,000,000
June 2009   Antonio Valencia Manchester United £16,000,000

NotesEdit

A. ^ Wigan paid Newcastle United £6 million for N'Zogbia, with Ryan Taylor (valued at £1 million) transferring to Newcastle in a part-exchange deal.

ReferencesEdit

General

  • Hayes, Dean (1996). The Latics: The Official History of Wigan Athletic F.C. Harefield: Yore Publications. ISBN 1-874427-91-7.

Specific

  1. ^ Hayes. The Latics: The official history of Wigan Athletic F.C. p. 48.
  2. ^ Hayes. The Latics: The official history of Wigan Athletic F.C. p. 63.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "Records & Honours". Wigan Athletic F.C. Archived from the original on 4 November 2012. Retrieved 2 October 2012. Cite uses deprecated parameter |dead-url= (help)
  4. ^ "Latics A-Z : Alan Mahon to Steve Nugent". Ye Olde Tree and Crown. Retrieved 24 January 2011.[permanent dead link]
  5. ^ "Jewell: 'Beasant Will Start'". Retrieved 24 January 2011.
  6. ^ "Springfield Spark". 22 July 2009. Archived from the original on 16 July 2011. Retrieved 13 February 2011. Cite uses deprecated parameter |dead-url= (help)