Statement from the Joint Administrators of Wigan Athletic FC
January 5th 2021
As of 11am today (5 January) the Administrators have broken off negotiations with the Spanish bidder.
Wigan Athletic Football Club in administration
July 1st 2020
Paul Stanley, Gerald Krasner and Dean Watson from Begbies Traynor have been appointed as joint administrators of Wigan Athletic Football Club, on Wednesday 1 July 2020.
Just a handful of British clubs in peril before the shutdown but majority of clubs now face unprecedented financial distress in wake of coronavirus pandemic
May 14th 2020
Football club finances were continuing to grow in stability by March this year
Six English football clubs face financial troubles as levels of distress rise dramatically in 2019
May 29th 2019
The seventh annual Football Distress Report by insolvency specialist Begbies Traynor reveals that financial distress in football clubs has seen a six‐fold increase from just one to six clubs.
Scottish football declared ‘fully fit’ – no clubs showing signs of distress as match attendances rise
May 29th 2019
None of Scotland’s league football clubs are showing serious signals of financial distress, and average attendances are also on the rise.
Sale of iHub2 Limited
July 2nd 2015
Blenheim Communications Limited has bought the technology business of iHub2 Limited out of the administration of its parent company iHub UK Limited. This has saved all 18 jobs, will pay all trade…
The beautiful game ‘in good health’ as club distress falls to almost nil
March 23rd 2015
In just the second season in which football clubs’ accounts have come under the scrutiny of the Financial Fair Play (FFP) rules, the health of English league clubs has improved significantly, re…
More than 11% of English league football clubs facing ‘severe financial pressure’ as curtain falls on the season
May 23rd 2014
In the first season in which football clubs’ accounts have come under the scrutiny of the Financial Fair Play rules, the overall health of English league clubs has deteriorated, according to a r…