The club has set a personal record.
Wigan defeated hull city in the home match of the 44-th round of the championship, the opponent scored seven unanswered goals in the first half, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to Browser.
In the second half, the hosts calmed down and scored one goal, bringing the final score of the match 8:0. Wigan became the first team in the 21st century, which managed to score eight or more goals in one game of the second power division of English. The last time this achievement was submitted to Manchester city in the match against “Huddersfield” in November 1987 (10:1).
With this victory, “Wigan” protect themselves from relegation from the championship, breaking away from the “hull”, which is in the relegation zone, 12 points for two rounds before the end championship.