The League Two visitors were heading out until the seventh minute of second-half stoppage time but then substitute Myles Hippolyte guided a deft header past Ashley Maynard-Brewer from Macauley Southam-Hales' corner. Charlton had fought back from Chris Hussey's early opener. SteveRead More »
The former Arsenal, Manchester City and Liverpool defender succeeds Leam Richardson, who was sacked earlier this month. Toure has signed a three-and-a-half year contract with the Latics after leaving his coaching role at Leicester.
Kolo Toure has taken his first job in management by taking charge of Championship club Wigan. Former defender Toure made his name in English football with Arsenal, winning the Premier League in 2004 along with a pair of FA Cups. Joining Toure at the DW Stadium are ex-Arsenal academy manager Kevin Betsy, who recently left the manager’s position at Crawley, and Leicester youth coach Ashvir Johal.
The Israeli took over with Pompey rooted to the bottom of the Premier League.