Breakdown, Preview and Predictions for Wigan Athletic's 2012-13 Season

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Breakdown, Preview and Predictions for Wigan Athletic's 2012-13 Season
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Wigan Athletic dazzled at the end of last season, winning seven of its final nine matches to avoid relegation. If the team is forced into a similar situation this year, will Roberto Martinez be able to pull off another magical run?

The Latics have narrowly avoided relegation three times since joining the English Premier League in 2005-06. None of there escapes were more dramatic than in 2011-12, when they defeated Liverpool, Manchester United, Arsenal and Newcastle during the final seven weeks of the season.

But the team would do their supporters a favor if they would secure a spot in next year's Premiership a little earlier this season. Whether or not Wigan has the skill to accomplish this will be the subject of my next EPL preview.

Here is everything you need to know about the drama surrounding Wigan's latest quest for survival.

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