The best Wigan 2-1 Manchester City jokes after a shock FA Cup quarter-final result at the Etihad saw the current holders progress to the next round.
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Wigan managed to hold on after gaining an early 2-0 lead and secured a famous victory to become only the fourth team to win away at City this season.
But the real cup magic was to be found on Twitter, home to the Wigan 2-1 Manchester City jokes – of which we’ve collected our favourites:
This Arsenal fan just heard the City-Wigan score….. pic.twitter.com/wbYFxNULM2
— Jamz (@MacawiisDropLDN) March 9, 2014
Reaction after the 2nd Wigan goal: pic.twitter.com/ixQJvyKe9u
— UberArsenal (@UberAFC) March 9, 2014
ONCE AGAIN LITTLE RICE FARMER TEAM WIGAN ARE ROBBING ASIA OF EXCITING SEMI FINAL VS ARSENAL. WE DO NOT PAY BILLIONS TO WATCH FUKING WIGAN!
— Beijing Red 4 Lyf (@Moyes_Must_Go) March 9, 2014
Come on Wigan, it's Alamo time. Just do whatever it takes.
— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) March 9, 2014
— 5th Ballon D'or (@messileftfoot) March 9, 2014
— kiyaawe flava (@Kiyaawe) March 9, 2014
Watching every Man City attack like pic.twitter.com/lGR3NG10NC
— Luke (@MrSlapYourself) March 9, 2014
City losing to non-a-league team! So funny I laugh a Pelegrini out of own nostril!
— Evil Kagawa (@evilkagawa) March 9, 2014
Well done Wigan… pic.twitter.com/3KdjdNsB5a
— Paddy Power (@paddypower) March 9, 2014
The closest a Manchester City player ever came to a quad. pic.twitter.com/7Fxra5dvFv
— Nooruddean (@BeardedGenius) March 9, 2014
I genuinely think if we sent a top squad of Championship players to the World Cup we'd have a better go. #Wigan
— Danny Baker (@prodnose) March 9, 2014
Wigan are the 4the club to win at Etihad this season. Barcelona, Bayern and Chelsea being the others.
— Index Football (@indexfootball) March 9, 2014
Quad gone missing, please contact Manuel Pellegrini if found. pic.twitter.com/sDdRuPvw9M
— Kevin Ashford™ (@KevinAshford7) March 9, 2014
Man City ! pic.twitter.com/9rOTILy5Fp
— Football Trolls (@Footballltrolls) March 9, 2014
And City kept talking about winning a quadruple!!!!!!!! pic.twitter.com/gIRHdmsE71
— Mitch Clarke (@mitch5clarke) March 9, 2014
Wigan play at wembley more times than England do
— adambuxton (@adambuxton8) March 9, 2014
— The Bootlegg@r (@thebootleggar) March 9, 2014
When Wenger was informed about City vs Wigan final score.. pic.twitter.com/SQEGPGbPl9
— GeniusFootball (@GeniusFootball) March 9, 2014
— Terrace Life (@TerraceLife_) March 9, 2014
I know we've lost against some ropey teams in the past but im glad we are playing Wigan instead of City pic.twitter.com/EEFcaXzGnB
— Kick Arse (@kickarseHD) March 9, 2014
Wigan manager walks into the post match press conference…???????? http://t.co/Vw5AZg0znu
— Man Utd Pics & News (@MUFC_Pics) March 9, 2014
Man City.. pic.twitter.com/7ZfL0yG86m
— Sport Humour (@sport_humour) March 9, 2014
Every Arsenal fan after Wigan's win: pic.twitter.com/ZNbNCGq3kZ
— Eru Ilúvatar (@StewartM23) March 9, 2014
Manchester City have lost at home 4 times this season: Bayern Munich, Barcelona, Chelsea… And Wigan Athletic.
— TheSPORTBible (@TSBible) March 9, 2014
Moyes >Pellegrini We beat the mighty wigan pic.twitter.com/53yShtG344
— Sempre Fi : United (@KatteHaiklu) March 9, 2014
Thiery Henry's reaction to City v Wigan https://t.co/lxISq1KdSd
— Latest Football News (@92Extras) March 9, 2014
Wigan's beef for Man City is ancestral!
— OMOTOLA (@OMOTOL_A) March 9, 2014
The lads after City lost to Wigan toady pic.twitter.com/ltdr7mVS1P
— Sir Alex Stand (@SirAlexStand) March 9, 2014
Arsenal fans reaction to the news Wigan beat Man City… http://t.co/6hzuXR088C
— Wenger's Wingman (@mikesanz19) March 9, 2014
We respect Wigan but, I must tell you, we are not counting any FA Cup chickens. Largely because we do not have any chickens.
— Wenger Knows Best (@wengerknowsbest) March 9, 2014
— [Austine Jose Maria] (@AustynJose) March 9, 2014
Powell loaned to Wigan, Wigan beat City, Moyes exposed as a genius…..Moyes IN!!
— Utd Before Fergie (@UtdBeforeFergie) March 9, 2014
9th March 2013: Everton 0 Wigan Athletic 3 9th March 2014: Manchester City 1 Wigan Athletic 2 The very best of luck to 9th March 2015.
— Greg Farrimond (@GFarrimondWIG) March 9, 2014
Me when Wigan beat Man City pic.twitter.com/k0C9q2OR0U
— ManLikeTak (@iamTak4) March 9, 2014
This Wigan dominance better stop soon, English football is becoming a joke
— Geoff ShreevesLAD (@GShreevesLAD) March 9, 2014
Love it when Wigan fans abuse me 3 hours after I tweet. Takes that long for their gas powered computers to kick in.
— Rodney Marsh (@RodneyMarsh10) March 9, 2014
Excuse me for thinking Wigan was a seaside town because of Wigan Pier
— Kemosabe (@Isaacpartington) March 9, 2014
Were we expecting Wigan to Beat Man City?? …… pic.twitter.com/IrKQLP4CMs
— Football Vertex (@Football_Vertex) March 9, 2014
"No Arsene, you're playing Wigan in the semi-final. They beat City!" pic.twitter.com/QlXjq0i8n0
— Wenger's Wingman (@mikesanz19) March 9, 2014