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Match Report: United Women 3 Brighton & Hove Albion 0

United Women continued their unbeaten start to the season with a comfortable victory over Brighton & Hove Albion at Leigh Sports Village. For the full match report, click HERE.

Job Vacancy: Groundsperson (full-time)

Groundsperson (full-time) Salary £18,584 Leigh Sports Village is a pioneering multi-sector development and is the biggest investment in public sports, recreation and education facilities in the Wigan Borough for many years and has transformed Leigh into one of the finest hubs of activity in the North West. The Village provides state of the art facilities [...]

Match Report: United U23s 3 Liverpool 5

United U23s fell to defeat against rivals Liverpool, but it wasn't for the want of trying in a goal-laden and occasionally fiery encounter at Leigh Sports Village. For the full match report, click HERE.

RLWC2021: Host City Priority Access Sale

With the rugby league family Priority Access Sale now under way for Rugby League World Cup 2021 tickets, the clock is ticking until our Host City Priority Access Sale period begins on Saturday 3rd October 2020. After the riproaring success of over 10,000 fans attending Leigh Sports Village's sole fixture in RLWC2013, this time around [...]

Match Report: United U23s 0 Leicester City 2

United U23s made their Leigh Sports Village bow for the season but Neil Wood's young side fell to a 2-0 defeat to Leicester City. For the full match report, click HERE.

Match Report: United Women 1 Chelsea 1

A sterling performance saw United Women take a point from reigning WSL champions Chelsea as Leigh Sports Village hosted the opening encounter of the new season. For the full match report, click HERE.

WIGAN AND LEIGH’S RLWC2021 FIXTURES REVEALED

The Rugby League World Cup 2021 tournament organisers have today (July 21st) revealed the much-anticipated fixture schedule for what promises to be the biggest and best World Cup in the history of the sport, as the men’s, women’s and wheelchair teams all compete at the same time in a major sporting first. Wigan and Leigh [...]

Lebanon Fun Facts #RLWC2021

As the countdown continues to the RLWC 2021 here are some fun facts about the Borough's guests Lebanon.    

Wigan & Leigh to welcome Lebanon to town

As Wednesday 10th June starts the 500 day countdown to the 2021 Rugby League World Cup, Wigan & Leigh are delighted to announce that the Borough will host Lebanon for the tournament, we are very much looking forward to welcoming them to town. Leigh Sports Village is also proud to be hosting three group stages [...]

#BlackLivesMatter #BeKind

Local authorities across GM have come together to show support for the family of George Floyd by lighting up iconic buildings across the region. We stand in solidarity with all those across the world who face racism or other forms of prejudice.