Owen Coyle

Owen Coyle

  • Date of Birth: 14 July 1966
  • Birthplace: Paisley, Renfrewshire

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Wigan Athletic interested in loan move for Chelsea youngster Patrick Bamford

Championship outfit Wigan Athletic will reportedly make a January loan offer to sign Chelsea youngster Patrick Bamford.

Roberto Di Matteo tipped to take over as West Brom manager

Roberto Di Matteo is apparently considered as favourite to take over the managerial reigns at West Bromwich Albion.

Marc Albrighton joins Wigan Athletic on loan

Championship outfit Wigan Athletic have successfully completed the signing of Aston Villa's out of favour winger Marc Albrighton on loan.

Wigan manager Owen Coyle keen on signing Park Chu-Young on loan

Wigan Athletic manager Owen Coyle has expressed his intentions to sign Arsenal forward Park Chu-Young on loan.

Owen Coyle denies having received offers for McCarthy

Recently relegated Wigan boss Owen Coyle has revealed that there has been enquiries made over James McCarthy but there has not been any official bids tabled as of yet.

Owen Coyle denies any bid for James McCarthy

Wigan Athletic manager Owen Coyle has reaffirmed that there has been no transfer offer for Republic of Ireland International James McCarthy. The 22-year-old is been closely monitored by Everton-managed by former boss Roberto Martinez.

Coyle has said that he would not come into McCarthy's way should a top side with Champions League prospects make an offer for the midfielder.

Wigan Athletic sign James Mclean from Sunderland

Recently relegated Premier outfit Wigan Athletic have completed the signing of James McClean from Sunderland for an undisclosed fee, according to Sky Sports. The Republic of Ireland International joined the Black Cats under Steve Bruce during the 2011 summer transfer window but he did not get enough game time until the arrival of Martin O'Neill at the Stadium of Light.

However, the former Derry City star fell out of favour with new manager Paolo Di Canio and with the addition of an influx of players at the Wearside, Mclean has been allowed to make the switch to the Latics.

McClean who became manager Owen Coyle's tenth signing of the summer transfer window, said: "I'm delighted to be signing, it's happened very quickly but as soon as I found out the gaffer was interested I wanted to come.

"You can see this is a club moving in the right direction again and I can't wait to be a part of that.

"I know James McCarthy very well and he's said only good things about the place so I'm really looking forward to getting started and meeting everyone."

Wigan chairman confirms Mclean deal

Wigan Athletic chairman Dave Whelan has confirmed that a fee has been agreed with Sunderland over the transfer of midfielder James Mclean.

Norwich defender Leon Barnett signs for Wigan Athletic

The Canaries defender Leon Barnett has completed a switch to Championship side Wigan Athletic signing on a three year deal for an undisclosed fee,as per Sky Sports.

Grant Holt signs for Wigan

The Latics have completed the signing of Norwich City striker Grant Holt for an undisclosed fee as per reports from Sky Sports.