Jones wants Wigan FA Cup glory

Wigan Athletic midfielder David Jones is looking forward to their FA Cup fifth round tie with Huddersfield.

Wigan Athletic midfielder David Jones is looking forward to their FA Cup fifth round tie with Huddersfield.

With both semi-finals being played at Wembley Stadium these days, Jones acknowledges Latics are within touching distance of something special.

“Being an Englishman, I’ve grown up with the FA Cup and it would mean a lot personally to get all the way to Wembley,” he told the Wigan Observer.

“We know it’s going to be a tough game but at the same time’s it’s also a great opportunity for us.

“We’re only two wins away from Wembley, and we know can really make an impact if we do ourselves justice.”

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