Date: 25th August 2011 at 10:05pm
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Vital QPR takes a look at this Saturday’s opponents Wigan

Facts & Figures


Founded: 1932

Nickname: The Latics

Ground: DW Stadium (25,138)

Manager : Roberto Martinez

Selected Honours



Football League Second Division champions: 2002-03

Football League Third Division champions: 1996-97

Football League Championship runners-up: 2004-05



Club Records



Record Attendance: 27,526 v Hereford United, FA Cup, 1953 (Springfield Park)

Record victory: 7-1 v Scarborough, Division Three, 1997

Record defeat: 1-9 v Tottenham Hotspur, Premier League, 2009

Record Buy: £7,000,000 to Newcastle for Charles N`Zogbia

Record Sale: £15,000,000 from Manchester United for Antonio Valencia

Record Appearances: 317 – Kevin Langley

Record Goals: 70 – Andy Liddle

Squad


Goalkeepers:

Chris Kirkland
Michael Pollitt
Lee Nicholls
Ali Al Habsi

Defenders:

Steve Gohouri
Antolin Alcaraz
Gary Caldwell
Emmerson Boyce
Ronnie Stam
Adrian Lopez
Maynor Figueroa
Adam Buxton

Midfielders:

James McCarthy
Hendry Thomas
Ben Watson
Victor Moses
Jordi Gomez
James McArthur
David Jones
Mohamed Diame

Strikers:

Franco Di Santo
Callum McManaman
Conor Sammon
Hugo Rodallega



Last Five Fixtures


Draw: 0-0 v Swansea (a)
Draw: 1-1 v Norwich (h)
Win: 1-0 v Villarreal (h)
Win: 3-1 v Preston (a)
Win: 2-0 v Al Ahli (a)

Last Five Fixtures v QPR


Wigan 0-0 v QPR on 23 Apr 05
QPR 1-0 v Wigan on 13 Nov 04
QPR 0-1 Wigan on 22 Mar 03
Wigan 1-1 QPR on 29 Oct 02
QPR 1-1 Wigan on 26 Feb 02

 

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