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Gomez hat-trick sinks Reading

Jordi Gomez's injury-time goal earned Wigan a thrilling 3-2 win over Reading at the DW Stadium to spare goalkeeper Ali Al Habsi's blushes.

Al Habsi looked to have gifted Reading a point when his terrible error ten minutes from time allowed the visitors to draw level 2-2 when he somehow bundled the ball into his own net.

However, Gomez had the final word as two minutes into injury-time to complete the perfect hat-trick having scored with his right-foot, head and left foot to give Wigan owner Dave Whelan the perfect birthday present.

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