Latics land Pollitt
By Peter ORourke
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Wigan have made Mike Pollitt their first signing of the summer.Wigan Athletic have made Rotherham United goalkeeper Mike Pollitt their first signing of the summer.
The Latics have been chasing the highly-rated shot-stopper for some time and they have finally landed their man.
The former Manchester United trainee has penned a two-year deal with the Premiership new boys.
Pollitt will battle John Filan and Gary Walsh for the number one shirt at The JJB Stadium and he is looking forward to playing in The Premiership.
"I'm delighted to have completed this deal and I'm really looking forward to mixing it in The Premiership this season," Pollitt told the club's official website.
"I've been in discussions with Wigan for a while now and there's never been any doubt in my mind that this was a challenge I was going to accept."