Balogun Rues Wigan Athletics’ Defeat To Brentford –


Leon Balogun has expressed his disappointment following Wigan Athletic’s 3-0 away defeat to Brentford on Saturday, reports

Wigan were rocked five minutes into the game when Leon Balogun was forced off with a grpun injury.

In the centre-back’s absence, the Latics suffered their first defeat in 10 league outings with Algeria’s Said Benrahma netting a hat-trick.

“It was a tough afternoon. I know a lot of people will blame it on the circumstances that we’re in at the moment, but I felt throughout the week ever since we got this news, that the team spirit was high,”Balogun told the club’s website.

“We just have to face it and be honest that we did not show the Wigan that we’ve worked to be in the past nine games. That was not us today, sometimes you’ve got to put your hand up and admit that.

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Source: Complete Sports