Ex-Everton star Parkinson joins Wigan coaching staff

Former Everton midfielder Joe Parkinson has joined the Wigan Athletic’s coaching staff. Parkinson's return to the Latics will see him working with the club's Academy players.

Former Everton midfielder Joe Parkinson has joined the Wigan Athletic’s coaching staff.

Parkinson's return to the Latics will see him working with the club's Academy players.

“Coming into work, getting your boots on and heading out to take sessions gives me such a buzz, and I’m made up to be back at Wigan Athletic doing exactly that," said the 41-year-old.

‚ÄúThis club was a huge part of my playing career, so to be offered the chance to give something back was important and made the role that little bit extra special.‚ÄĚ

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