Date: 2nd July 2013 at 4:11pm
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Wigan Athletic have announced that they will face Dundee United in a preseason friendly at the DW Stadium on Saturday July 27th, the game will have a 3pm kick-off

Speaking about the game Latics boss Owen Coyle said: ‘It’s going to be a good challenge for us before the start of the new season against a team I have fond memories of playing for.

‘Jackie McNamara is a very good young manager who I think is going to have a bright future in the game and at Tannadice, so to test ourselves against them is going to tell us a lot about where we are at that stage of the pre-season.

‘It’s also a chance for our fans to see how the team are progressing and how the new faces are fitting in ahead of the season, so their support I think will give the players a big lift before we face Barnsley on the opening day.’

Tickets are priced at £10.00 for adults and £5.00 for concessions

A special edition of the PWU Wigan Athletic podcast is now available for download.

This week we are on location at the Springfield Hotel, and we have a great turn out, Barry, Dan, Gareth, Mick, Paul T, Paul K, Dan and Greg are out in force supping the fine ale on offer.

On the agenda is Roberto Martinez’s departure, the appointment of Owen Coyle and the question of the backroom staff

There is a look at transfer targets, the new season fixtures are discussed and there is news on the forthcoming fans forum

If you would like to get involved in the podcast or have any topics that you’d like to be discussed please get in touch at wigan@vitalfootball.co.uk marking your email PWU Podcast

The podcast can be downloaded from itunes or via our hosting site www.buzzsprout.com or by simply hitting the play button on the embedded player below

Thank you very much for listening, your support is very much appreciated

Previous podcast episodes can be accessed at progresswithunity.blogspot.co.uk

You can listen to the podcast on various equipment, please check manufacturer’s instructions

Previous podcast episodes can be accessed at progresswithunity.blogspot.co.uk

A PWU Podcast Special featuring quotes, from this seasons FA cup run, made by podcast regulars Dan, Barry, Greg, Gareth, Paul T, Paul K, Rob and Mick, all set to the bouncy Come On You Latics by the Empty Seats, which is supporting Josephs Goal and is available from ebay

You can download the podcast for free from itunes or via our hosting site www.buzzsprout.com or by simply hitting the play button on the embedded player below…enjoy






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