Wigan secured a sensational 1-0 win over Manchester United to breathe fresh life into the Barclays Premier League title race and lift themselves out of the relegation zone for the first time since October.
In yet another game littered with controversial refereeing decisions, Maloney curled home in magnificent style from a corner that should never have been.
That balanced out a disallowed goal for Victor Moses, with a clear handball against Maynor Figueroa thrown in for good measure.
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