Who is the chairman of Wigan Athletic?
Dave WhelanWigan Athletic F.C./Chairmen.
What has happened to Wigan Athletic?
The Latics went into administration on 1 July when their new Hong Kong-based owners conceded they could not support the club financially. …
Why is Wigan in administration?
Wigan go into administration four weeks after Hong Kong takeover. … IEC, listed on the Hong Kong stock exchange, announced as recently as 29 May that it had sold Wigan, for £17.5m – even showing a profit on the £15.9m they paid Whelan in November 2018.
How much debt is Wigan Athletic?
Wigan Athletic’s former owners have waived their rights to repayment of a debt worth over £35m after the club fell into administration earlier this year. The Latics owed debts of £25.3m and £10.7m respectively to previous owner Au Yeung Wai Kay’s companies Next Leader Fund and Wigan Athletic Holdings.
Who are the new owners of Wigan Athletic?
The Spanish businessman on the verge of taking over League One club Wigan Athletic is José Miguel Garrido Cristo, TheBusinessDesk.com can exclusively reveal.
Who owns Wigan Athletic?
Au YeungThe club’s owner, Hong Kong-based Au Yeung, put Wigan into administration days after he completed his takeover on 24 June, which he subsequently said had cost him £40m.