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Wigan Athletic Board Statement

Discussion in 'Managerial Announcements' started by Daniel, Feb 13, 2018.

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  1. Daniel

    Daniel Wolverhampton Wanderers Staff Member Senior Administrator Manager Rep

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    Press Statement From The Board Of Directors of Wigan Athletic F.C.
    The Board Of Directors of Wigan Athletic are pleased to announce that the search for a new manager has been completed. The board spent many hours of deliberation and reflection and the entire board are convinced that the right candidate has been identified. A full unveiling of the new manager will take place at 3pm today at the DW Stadium and this press statement is to be released at the same time.

    Chairman David Sharpe, and owner David Whelan, are proud to unveil Matt Collison as the new manager of Wigan Athletic. Matt comes to the club with a massive pedigree having managed some of the biggest clubs in the land and both Sharpe and Whelan stand behind Collison and are certain that he is the right man to bring the glory back to the DW Stadium. They have entrusted him with a huge transfer budget to bring the right players to the club when the window reopens and are looking forward to a bright and prosperous future under his guidance.

    Welcome to Wigan @Matt!

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    Matt - PM @nocky to get your password set. Commisserations Roby but the admin panel felt that as you have joined Sunderland you should stay there for the time being and also the chance to sign up an unattached manager is important to the future of TDE.
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  2. Matt

    Matt AFC Bournemouth

    Thanks for appointing me as manager of Wigan I am looking forward to the 10 game challenge of Saving the club from relegation
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  3. willz121

    willz121 Arsenal Staff Member Senior Administrator TDE Owner

  4. Eduardo

    Eduardo Queens Park Rangers Staff Member Senior Administrator Donator

  5. ryanfield1

    ryanfield1 Everton Donator

    Congrats Matt
  6. Jake

    Jake Sheffield United Staff Member Senior Administrator

  7. Roby

    Roby Nottingham Forest

    Congrats Matt
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