Bolton Wdrs. face a trip to Wigan Athletic at JJB Stadium on Saturday afternoon, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 12 games played, The Trotters have recorded 4 wins, and Wigan Ath. have come away with 6 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in December 2005, with Wigan Ath. running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a League Cup match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2006/2007||Sat 04 Nov||Bolton Wdrs.||0 - 1||Wigan Ath.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Sat 04 Feb||Bolton Wdrs.||1 - 1||Wigan Ath.||PREM|
|2005/2006||Tue 20 Dec||Wigan Ath.||2 - 0||Bolton Wdrs.||LGEC|
|2005/2006||Sun 02 Oct||Wigan Ath.||2 - 1||Bolton Wdrs.||PREM|
|1992/1993||Sat 10 Apr||Wigan Ath.||0 - 2||Bolton Wdrs.||LGE1|
|1992/1993||Sat 26 Dec||Bolton Wdrs.||2 - 1||Wigan Ath.||LGE1|
|1991/1992||Sat 18 Apr||Wigan Ath.||1 - 1||Bolton Wdrs.||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Wigan Athletic have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, While Latics have scored 4, a worringly large 8 have been leaked at the other end.
Bolton Wdrs. have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the The Trotters have hit 9 goals, 14 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Wigan Ath. are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 33 points from 31 matches. Bolton Wdrs. find themselves in a respectable 5th position, courtesy of the 50 points they have accumulated from 31 games.
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|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
The away form of the The Trotters has not been the best, though the Footymad panel sees them pulling off a narrow win on their visit to Wigan Ath.. Away win
|Wigan Ath.||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.|
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Bolton Wdrs.||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 2 away matches.
Last drawn game 8 outings ago.