Date: 13th November 2008 at 10:32pm
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Wigan Athletic boss Steve Bruce faces the unenviable task of trying to lift his side in time for Saturdays trip to the North East to face Newcastle United following the embarrassment of Tuesday nights debacle against Arsenals youth team

The game at St. James` Park gives the Latics a chance to get some confidence back in the side as they face a very poor Newcastle side with the match a real 6 pointer affair.

Bruce told reporters:

‘We got our backsides kicked by a very good, young, talented Arsenal side.

‘We now have to dust ourselves and have a go again. Newcastle is a very big game for us and we need the points.’


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