Sunderland vs. Wigan Athletic  1 - 0

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Commentary

Minute   Description
90' +5 Kone challenges Larsson for the ball in the middle of the park and is frustrated when the free kick is awarded against him.
90' +3 Al-Habsi finds the head of Kone and the Latics pour forward in support but the move breaks down.
90' +2 With minutes remaining Wigan are struggling to get the ball out of their own half, as Sunderland remain confident in closing out the game.
89' M. Figueroa gets yellow.
Figueroa receives a yellow card from a late challenge on David Vaughan.
Callum McManaman runs down the right flank and passes back to Miyaichi, whose high cross to the back post is headed clear. Al-Habsi is forced to race off his line to stop a Black Cats attack down the right flank.
87' Miyaichi attempts to beat his man on the left flank but gives the ball away and Sunderland take the opportunity to attack on the break. Larsson picks up the ball and finds Fletcher with a through ball, but the striker had run too early into an offside position.
85' C. McManaman enters the game and replaces E. Boyce.
R. Miyaichi enters the game and replaces J. McArthur.
Roberto Martinez gambles bringing on striker Callum McManaman and winger Ryo Miyaichi.
83' F. Di Santo gets yellow.
Di Santo earns a yellow card for a challenge in frustration on Danny Rose, which forces the left back into the advertising hoardings on the left by-line.
82' Sessegnon impressively gets to the right by-line with a step-over, before crossing for McClean who heads over the bar.
81' Larsson almost floats the ball into the back of the net with an overhit cross towards the back post, but Al-Habsi tips the ball over the bar.
79' D. Vaughan enters the game and replaces A. Johnson.
The English international is taken off, having recently come back from injury, and replaced by centre midfielder David Vaughan who could move into the centre of the pitch in exchange with Seb Larsson to close out the game.

Premier League table

# Team MP D P
1 38 +43 89
2 38 +32 78
3 38 +36 75
4 38 +35 73
5 38 +20 72
6 38 +15 63
7 38 +28 61
8 38 -4 49
9 38 -4 46
10 38 -8 46
11 38 -17 44
12 38 -10 43
13 38 -11 42
14 38 -11 41
15 38 -22 41
16 38 -23 41
17 38 -13 39
18 38 -26 36
19 38 -30 28
20 38 -30 25