Former Wigan player dies in accident

It is with regret that the Wigan Warriors have today learned of the sad death of former player David Myers in a car accident.

Myers played for the Club between 1990 and 1992 where he made 69 appearances for the team scoring 38 tries. The winger will be remembered particularly for the 1991 Challenge Cup Final where he scored a vital try at Wembley to help Wigan defeat St Helens, 13-8. David also played for Bradford, Salford and Widnes.

Speaking about the tragic news, Performance Director Joe Lydon said,