Date: 29th October 2006 at 7:58pm
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‘It was similar to last year where we dominated the game for long periods. I was a bit edgy at half time and I gave them a bit of a rollicking because I thought that our play was very, very good.

‘But we have to be more ruthless in front of goal. For all the good play we had, we didn’t really create too many chances. We did wonder if we were ever going to see a goal, and this is a hard place to come as they have a good home record.

‘I don’t think Denny has ever missed a penalty before, and it would have been nice to see him score his first Wigan goal. He has had a bit of a stuttering start here, but he is a quality player. It’s unfortunate that he missed.’

‘When you buy so many new players its going to take time for them to gel, but it is going to be a tough season. I’ve got confidence in all the players that we will get better. But to get six points from two games is a major boost.’