The in-form striker got the only goal â€“ his fifth of the season â€“ early in the second half as Martin Oâ€™Neillâ€™s side added a first win to their four league draws so far in an unbeaten start to the campaign.
â€śWeâ€™re delighted to get the three points and itâ€™s been coming, I think,â€ť he told SAFC TV afterwards.
â€śWe were disappointed to concede the goal last week but it was great to get the win today.
â€śWigan are a strong, physical side but we held our own. It was a bit easier when they went down to 10 men and I think we deserved the win today.â€ť