Fans of Wigan will be pleased to know that there are a few apps available for fans to enjoy on iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. Wigan Athletic Football Club is an English Premier League association football team based in Wigan, Greater Manchester, having been promoted from the Championship in 2005. Wigan’s current spell in the Premier League is the only top flight run in the club’s history.
They have played at the DW Stadium since 1999, (formerly JJB Stadium) which they now own, sharing the stadium with rugby league club Wigan Warriors. They previously played at Springfield Park for 67 years. As of the 2011–12 season, Wigan Athletic are the youngest club in the Premier League, having only been formed in 1932, following the winding up of Wigan Borough the previous year. Wigan Athletic was the fifth attempt to create a stable football club in the town following the demise of Wigan County, Wigan United, Wigan Town and Wigan Borough. The club purchased Springfield Park, the former home of Wigan Borough, and they were elected to the Cheshire County League. Here are a few apps that Wigan supporters might find interesting.
Official Wigan Athletic by Perform Group is the ideal app for fans to obtain all the latest information about their team. With current news, videos and live text commentary of every Premier League game this application is available through the iTunes App Store for £0.69. Access great wallpapers including official Latics news as and when it happens. Find out about the players with profiles, view team lineups, match statistics, fixtures, tables and much more. Get links to ticket information and the Wigan store with three free wallpapers for your iPhone.
Wigan Athletic Ringtones 1 by 1st Imp contains six commentaries, specially recorded for fans to enjoy. Listen to commentaries like ‘Wigan 5 Man Utd 0’, ‘Wigan 5 Liverpool 0’ and ‘The Wigan fans are out celebrating yet again’. These are all things every Wigan fan wants to hear. Set them as ringtones, alarms or just use them to annoy other supporters. For £0.69 at the App Store, this is a great application for any Wigan fan.
Wigan Fan Chants & Songs (free) by iAppMaker.com is a free app with real football chants, by real fans. These professionally recorded and mastered football chants include Wigan, Wigan, Wigan! Get more chants by upgrading within this app to a mini app, just 59p for top picks. Use as an alarm, ringtone or just play for everyone to hear. For more information on this, visit the App Store.
Receive all the latest news and scores or get chants and ringtones for your favorite club with easy to use apps. How do you think Wigan are going to do this season? Let’s hope they don’t have to fight to stay up this year.