Wigan Athletic Football Club (pronounced /ËˆwÉªÉ¡É™n/) is a professional football team based in Wigan, Greater Manchester. They compete in the Premier League, in which they have been playing since their promotion from the Football League in 2005. Wigan's current spell in the Premier League is the only top flight run in the club's history.
They have played at the DW Stadium since 1999, which they now own, sharing the stadium with rugby league club Wigan Warriors. They previously played at Springfield Park for 67 years.
As of the 2009â€“10 season, Wigan Athletic were the youngest club in the Premier League, having only been formed in 1932.