By Alan Duffy
Wigan Athletic 1-2 Tottenham Hotspur – Premier League – 24 September 211
Wigan produced a first-half display of utterly dismal defending to hand visitors Tottenham a two-goal lead after just 23 minutes.
Honduran defender Maynor Figueroa was at fault for Tottenham’s first, with his sloppy pass allowing Emmanuel Adebayor to set up Rafael van der Vaart. Then, Gareth “best player in the world” Bale scored far too easily with a header.
Roberto Martinez’ side did rally after the break and were rewarded for their improved display with a goal courtesy of Mohamed Diamé, but the home side’s resurgence was stopped in its track on 62 minutes when Steve