Wigan have failed in their appeal to get a 12-point deduction for going into administration overturned, meaning they are relegated from the Championship, the English Football League confirmed on Tuesday....
Wigan's 12-point penalty for entering administration will be deducted this season after the troubled Championship club's final game of the campaign, the English Football League said on Monday....
Wigan gave themselves a great chance of Championship survival even if the club are docked 12 points for going into administration by thrashing Hull 8-0 as West Brom's promotion push was dealt a blow by a 0-0 draw with Fulham on Tuesday....
Championship side Wigan have appealed against a 12-point penalty for going into administration, claiming "force majeure", it was reported on Tuesday....
Former Wigan manager Roberto Martinez is leading calls for an investigation into the controversial decision to place the struggling Championship club in administration....