FA Cup hero Lang extends stay at OIdham Athletic

Callum Lang (Blue shirt) playing Fulham in the FA Cup

Just hours before they were pulling off one of the biggest upsets in the history of the FA Cup, Oldham Athletic were sweating on the future of a player who would become their match winner.

Discussions were ongoing between Latics and Wigan Athletic over the immediate future of striker Callum Lang with the Boundary Park club hoping they could extend his stay until the end of the season.

Just in time for him to be included in the squad and, ultimately, score the winning goal at Cravern Cottage on Sunday afternoon, Lang has his move confirmed.

The 20-year old will now be remaining at Boundary Park until the end of the season.


So far this campaign the forward has made 30 appearances for the club, scoring eight times in the process.

In a post on social media announcing the deal, Lang simply said: “The show goes on”

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