The Road to Wembley sees Wigan cause upset at Cardiff

Monday 17 Feb 2014
The Road to Wembley reached Cardiff

After starting in Parkgate last August, the Road to Wembley reached Cardiff on Saturday as Gary Stonehouse witnessed another FA Cup upset.

The holders Wigan Athletic defeated Cardiff City 2-1 as a bullet from Ben Watson fired the Latics into the Sixth Round Proper where they will travel to Etihad Stadium to face the team they defeated at Wembley last May, Manchester City.’s FA Cup man was there to capture all the drama from the Cardiff City Stadium, grabbing exclusive tunnel footage as well as paying a pre-match visit to the Millennium Stadium, the home of The Final from 2001-2006.

Gary Stonehouse on The Road to Wembley

Gary Stonehouse on The Road to Wembley


Watch as Gary goes in amongst the travelling Wigan fans as they recall tales of last year’s triumph, gets a unique view of the action from pitchside and also chats to Latics captain Emmerson Boyce – the man who lifted the trophy last season.

Follow @GaryStonehouse on Twitter to find out where his next stop will be on the Road to Wembley.

You can view all of the previous episodes of his Cup journey this season by clicking here.

By Gary Stonehouse Staff Writer