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Wigan 3 - Sunderland 0

JJB Stadium

19/08/2007 15:00

Attendance: 18639

Wigan 3 Sunderland 0

Our first defeat of the season it had to come sooner or later but we simply didn`t get out of first gear.

Wigan`s first goal came from Heskey a tap in after Valencia`s cross came off McShane.

Yorke and Stokes were both replaced at half time after a first half to forget.

Their second came when Landzaat slotted home a penalty after Collins held Sibierski in the box.

Their third was another penalty converted by Sibierski when sub Russell Anderson was late for a tackle on Heskey.

Sunderland Line Up

McShane (Anderson)
Stokes (Miller)
Yorke (Collins)

Subs not used

Star Player

Craig Gordon - The score could have been even more embarrassing had it not been for the goalkeeper

Match Comment

An awful display was rewarded with exactly what we dissevered nothing. Wigan were by far the better side. We just played awful and the score should have been more had it not been for some great saves from Gordon.

The Journalist

Writer: KEV1N Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday August 19 2007

Time: 1:49PM

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I didn't expect to be beaten as easily as we were. We were rubbish we need to get rid of the likes of yorke.
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19/08/2007 13:57:00

What aload of rubbish Keano to get cheque book out again
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19/08/2007 14:11:00

Not looking forward to the Liverpool game
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19/08/2007 14:13:00

Me to cricket score springs to mind :(
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19/08/2007 14:57:00

I see Mido scored for the smoggies. What a shame missed op there
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19/08/2007 14:59:00

Yes but the smoggie most have gave in to his contact clauses better off without him. Its passed now hopfully keane will sort them out and soon.
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19/08/2007 15:06:00


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