Wigan Athletic’s DW Stadium will play host to EFL League One football next season after the club lost their appeal against a 12-point deduction. Photo: EPA Wigan Athletic’s DW Stadium will play host to EFL League One football next season after the club lost their appeal against a 12-point deduction. Photo: EPA
Wigan Athletic’s DW Stadium will play host to EFL League One football next season after the club lost their appeal against a 12-point deduction. Photo: EPA

EFL: Wigan Athletic lose appeal over points deduction following Hong Kong-owned administration

  • The 2013 FA Cup winners will play in League One next season after independent panel denies appeal against 12-point deduction
  • Automatic deduction followed new owner Next Leader Fund refusing to fund the club weeks after takeover was approved by EFL and HKEX

Topic |   English Premier League
Wigan Athletic’s DW Stadium will play host to EFL League One football next season after the club lost their appeal against a 12-point deduction. Photo: EPA Wigan Athletic’s DW Stadium will play host to EFL League One football next season after the club lost their appeal against a 12-point deduction. Photo: EPA
Wigan Athletic’s DW Stadium will play host to EFL League One football next season after the club lost their appeal against a 12-point deduction. Photo: EPA
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