Blog Off The Pitch

Wigan Athletic makes it on the US election coverage

The world watched curiously as the 2020 elections took place in the United States of America. Many of us were glued to our television sets in the past few days as Joe Biden beat Donald Trump to become the 46th president of America. Football took a backseat for the majority in America but not for […]


Jermain Defoe donates £5000 to save Wigan Athletic after being cheekily asked by a Latics fan on Twitter

Jermain Defoe donates £1000 for each goal he scored for Tottenham against Wigan back in 2009 League One side Wigan Athletic was one of the handful of teams majorly affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The club had to face serious financial repercussions during the lockdown. Unfortunately, things have now boiled onto a stage where the […]