The Giant Killers

Every F A cup slaying since 1888

Wigan Athletic

Formed: 1932


F A Cup and First Round debut: 1934


Football Pyramid

Fourth tier debut: 1978

Third tier debut: 1982 [Most recent 2018]

Second tier debut: 2003 [Current]

First tier debut: 2005 {Best finish: 10th, 2006] [Most recent 2013]


Honours:

F A Cup Winners 2013

2018


3-0 vs Bournemouth


Third Round Replay, Wednesday, January 17th 2018

Robin Park, Wigan

Attendance: 4,709

Ranked at the time: 221



Team: 23:Jamie Jones.....6:Max Power.....22:Cheyenne Dunkley.....14:Alex Bruce.....3:Callum Elder.....4:David Perkins.....5:Sam Morsy.....27:Ryan Colclough {Replaced by 33:Dan Burn-71}.....18:Gary Roberts {Replaced by 17:Michael Jacobs-86}.....11:Gavin Massey.....9:Will Grigg {Replaced by 24:Noel Hunt-51}. Manager:Paul Cook

2-0 vs West Ham United


Fourth Round, Saturday, January 27th 2018

Robin Park, Wigan

Attendance: 14,194

Ranked at the time: 286



Team: 1:Christian Walton.....2:Nathan Byrne.....22:Cheyenne Dunkley.....33:Dan Burn.....3:Callum Elder {Replaced by 26:Reece James-86}.....6:Max Power.....5:Sam Morsy.....11:Gavin Massey {Replaced by  27:Ryan Colclough-76}.....25:Nick Powell.....17:Michael Jacobs.....9:Will Grigg {Replaced by 18:Gary Roberts-88}. Manager:Paul Cook


1-0 vs Manchester City


Fifth Round: Monday, February 19th 2018

Robin Park, Wigan

Attendance: 19,242

Ranked at the time: 40


Team: 1:Christian Walton.....2:Nathan Byrne.....22:Cheyenne Dunkley.....33:Dan Burn.....3:Callum Elder {Replaced by  27:Ryan Colclough-77}.....6:Max Power.....4:David Perkins.....25:Nick Powell {Replaced by 28:Ryan Fulton-27}.....18:Gary Roberts {Replaced by 17:Michael Jacobs-55}.....9:Will Grigg: Manager:Paul Cook

2014

2-1 vs Crystal Palace

Fourth round: Saturday January 25th 2014

Attendance: 9,542

Scorers: Ben Watson, James McClean

Ranked at the time:705

Town: 26:Ali Al Habsi, 24:James Perch, 22:Jean Beaujesour, 16:James McArthur {sub: 7:Chris McCann-80}, 17:Emmerson Boyce, 25:Leon Barnett, 15:Callum McManaman {sub: 32:Marc-Antoinne Fortune-74}, 8:Ben Watson, 29:Nicky Maynard {sub: 19:Nick Powell-74}, 18:Roger Espinoza, 11:James McClean, Manager:Uwe Rosler

2-1 @ Cardiff City

Fifth round: Saturday February 15th 2014

Attendance: 17,153 

Scorers: Chris McCann, Ben Watson

Ranked at the time:740

Team: 26:Ali Al Habsi, 24:James Perch, 22:Jean Beaujesour, 7:Chris McCann, 21:Ivan Ramis, 17:Emmerson Boyce, 8:Ben Watson {sub: 4:Josh McEachran-58}, 18:Roger Espinoza, 14:Jordi Gomez, 15:Callum McManaman {Sub: 11:James McLean-67}, 32:Marc-Antoinne Fortune. Manager: Uwe Rosler   

2-1 @ Manchester City

Quarter Final: Sunday March 9th 2014

Attendance: 46,824 

Scorers:  Jordi Gomez, James Perch

Ranked at the time:342

Team: 1:Scott Carson, 24:James Perch, 3:Stephen Crainey, 7:Chris McCann {sub: 25:Leon Barnett -45}, 21:Ivan Ramis, 17:Emmerson Boyce, 15:Callum McManaman  {Sub: 11:James McLean-58}, 16: James McArthur, 32:Marc-Antoinne Fortune {sub:18:Roger Espinoza -66}, 14:Jordi Gomez. Manager: Uwe Rosler