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Posted by: thebakeshow on Apr 23, 2012 at 02:37:28 PM
Between April 7th and the 16th, Wigan took on Chelsea, Manchester United and Arsenal. That's the premiership's equivalent of a pitcher facing Gehrig, Ruth, and DiMaggio in the ninth inning of a tie game. Despite being relegation-challenged, Wigan escaped the jam with a pair of strikeouts (victories over Man U and Arsenal) and a free pass (a controversial loss to Chelsea). I've officially moonwalked away from my March prediction that Roberto Martinez's team is going down. Without the benefit of a life-preserver, Wigan has floated back to sea-level. Well-done, Wigan. Let's kick-start this thing.
MANCHESTER UNITED-EVERTON......Games like this would make anyone a premiership soccer fan. With 8 goals scored, this horse is easy to ride. What made this see-saw affair so dramatic was the quality...