Wigan go for Almeria dazzler Piatti

Almeria winger Pablo Piatti is in the sights of Wigan Athletic.

Almeria winger Pablo Piatti is in the sights of Wigan Athletic.

The Mirror says at just 5ft 4in, the Almeria winger Piatti would be among the smallest players in the Premier League - but there is no doubting his talent..

Roberto Martinez has been tracking the Argentina Under-20 ­international for months and is ready to make a bid now Wigan have secured their premier League status and Almeria have been ­relegated from La Liga..

The 22-year-old, who plays on the left, also interests Benfica, but Martinez believes he has the edge on the ­Portuguese giants.

 
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