Coverage of the League One clash between Gillingham and Wigan.
Next Game: Blackpool vs. Wigan Athletic - Saturday, October 21 at 3pm in League One
Wigan chairman Dave Whelan looks on during the FA Cup Quarter-Final match between Manchester City and Wigan Athletic at the Etihad Stadium on March 9, 2014
Wigan Athletic close to shock takeover by Chinese group?
A report claims that Wigan Athletic may soon have new owners, as a wealthy Chinese group has stepped forward to buy the club from long-serving chief Dave Whelan.
Oct 15, 22:34
Alex Bruce for Hull on December 26, 2014
Alex Bruce rejoins Wigan Athletic
Wigan Athletic re-sign veteran centre-back Alex Bruce until the end of the season.
Aug 31, 20:32
Lee Evans of Wolverhampton Wanderers in action during the Capital One Cup First Round match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Northampton Town at Molineux on August 12, 2014
Wolverhampton Wanderers allow Lee Evans to join Wigan Athletic on loan
Wolverhampton Wanderers allow midfielder Lee Evans to sign a season-long loan deal with Wigan Athletic.
Jul 31, 18:46
A hooded Jurgen Klopp looking shifty during the Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and Liverpool on April 16, 2017
Result: Mohamed Salah nets in Liverpool draw
Mohamed Salah nets his first Liverpool goal as the Reds continue their pre-season preparations with a 1-1 draw against League One outfit Wigan Athletic.
Jul 14, 21:36
Christian Walton of Brighton during the Capital One Cup Fourth Round match Tottenham Hotspur and Brighton & Hove Albion at White Hart Lane on October 29, 2014
Wigan Athletic sign Brighton & Hove Albion goalkeeper Christian Walton on loan
Wigan Athletic sign Christian Walton on a season-long loan, just hours after the goalkeeper penned a new four-year deal at Brighton & Hove Albion.
Jul 12, 19:28
Jake Buxton for Derby County on December 16, 2014
Jake Buxton completes Burton Albion return
Burton Albion complete the signing of former Derby County and Wigan Athletic defender Jake Buxton on a one-year deal.
Jun 29, 19:23
A general view of the stadium during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and West Bromwich Albion at Stadium of Light on February 21, 2015
Sunderland to kick off Championship season with home clash against Derby County
Sunderland will kick off the Championship season with a home clash against Derby County on Friday, August 4.
Jun 21, 09:02
Portsmouth manager Paul Cook poses with his League Two manager of the month award for April 2017
Paul Cook appointed Wigan Athletic boss
Wigan Athletic confirm the appointment of Paul Cook on a three-year contract, with the 50-year-old leaving Portsmouth to take charge of the Latics.
May 31, 14:23
A general view of the DW Stadium during the Sky Bet Championship match between Wigan Athletic and Bolton Wanderers at the DW Stadium on December 15, 2013
Wigan Athletic announce Graham Barrow exit after 15-year association with club
Wigan Athletic announce that interim manager Graham Barrow has left the club after a 15-year association.
May 29, 20:03
Leeds United manager Garry Monk on November 29, 2016
Garry Monk: 'Charlie Taylor refused to face Wigan Athletic'
Leeds United manager Garry Monk reveals that full-back Charlie Taylor refused to play in his side's final game of the season against Wigan Athletic.
May 7, 16:33
The trophy is displayed during the Sky Bet Championship match between Burnley and Leicester City at Turf Moor on March 29, 2014
Live Coverage: Championship final day
Follow all the twists and turns from the final day of the 2016-17 Championship season courtesy of Sports Mole's live text coverage.
May 7, 11:00
Retired Liverpool football club player Jamie Carragher arrives for a memorial service to mark the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough Disaster at Anfield Stadium on April 15, 2014
Jamie Carragher's son James joins Wigan Athletic
James Carragher, the son of Jamie Carragher, is congratulated by his father after penning a youth academy deal with Wigan Athletic.
May 5, 11:16
Tommy Makinson of St Helens goes over for a try during the First Utility Super League match between St Helens and Castleford Tigers at Langtree Park on February 27, 2015
Castleford Tigers to host St Helens in Challenge Cup
Castleford Tigers play host to St Helens in the pick of the Challenge Cup sixth-round draw.
Apr 25, 19:47
Brighton manager Chris Hughton looks on ahead of the Pre Season Friendly between Crawley Town and Brighton & Hove Albion at the Checkatrade.com Stadium on July 22, 2015
Team News: Wigan Athletic make two changes for Brighton & Hove Albion trip
Ryan Tunnicliffe and David Perkins return to Wigan Athletic's starting XI for the league meeting with Brighton & Hove Albion, while Chris Hughton also makes two changes.
Apr 17, 14:12
QPR Interim Head Coach Neil Warnock looks on before kick off during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Preston North End at Loftus Road on November 7, 2015
Neil Warnock: 'Wigan Athletic weren't a threat under Warren Joyce'
Cardiff City manager Neil Warnock says that he never considered Wigan Athletic "a threat" after they appointed Warren Joyce as their new boss earlier in the season.
Mar 14, 17:28
A general view of inside the stadium before the Sky Bet Championship match between Wigan Athletic and Ipswich Town at the DW Stadium on September 22, 2013
Wigan Athletic sack Warren Joyce
Wigan Athletic part company with head coach Warren Joyce, with the club struggling down in 23rd position in the Championship table.
Mar 13, 12:05
Generic image of a locker room
Wigan Athletic manager Warren Joyce undergoes surgery
Wigan Athletic confirm that manager Warren Joyce has undergone "immediate" surgery for a "minor but important procedure".
Mar 4, 13:09
Alex 'Mitchell' Neil watches on during the Premier League game between Norwich City and Chelsea on March 1, 2016
Result: Norwich City miss chance to move into playoffs
Norwich City miss the chance to climb into the Championship playoff places having been held to a 2-2 draw by struggling Wigan Athletic at the DW Stadium.
Feb 7, 21:39
A general view of the DW Stadium during the Sky Bet Championship match between Wigan Athletic and Bolton Wanderers at the DW Stadium on December 15, 2013
Wigan Athletic make eighth deadline-day signing
Wigan Athletic name Manchester City midfielder Jack Byrne as their eighth and final signing of transfer deadline day.
Feb 1, 00:37
A general view of the DW Stadium during the Sky Bet Championship match between Wigan Athletic and Bolton Wanderers at the DW Stadium on December 15, 2013
Wigan Athletic sign Grimsby Town striker Omar Bogle
Championship outfit Wigan Athletic confirm that Grimsby Town striker Omar Bogle has put pen to paper on a two-and-a-half-year deal at the DW Stadium.
Feb 1, 00:00



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Shrewsbury TownShrewsbury1410402391434
2Wigan AthleticWigan1410222681832
3Bradford CityBradford148332417727
4Rotherham UnitedRotherham148062516924
5Charlton AthleticCharlton137332116524
6Oxford UnitedOxford Utd146442315822
7Blackpool136431915422
8Peterborough UnitedPeterborough136342319421
9Fleetwood Town136342322121
10Blackburn RoversBlackburn126241610620
11Portsmouth146261916320
12Scunthorpe UnitedScunthorpe145541310320
13Bristol Rovers146082328-518
14MK Dons145361318-518
15Southend UnitedSouthend144551826-817
16Walsall143741823-516
17Doncaster RoversDoncaster144371717015
18AFC Wimbledon14437915-615
19Oldham AthleticOldham134271927-814
20Rochdale142751418-413
21Bury133371620-412
22Gillingham14257817-911
23Northampton TownNorthampton142391025-159
24Plymouth ArgylePlymouth141491023-137