Roberto Martinez, who led Wigan Athletic to its first F.A. Cup title this season, will leave after getting permission to speak with Premier League soccer rival Everton about its vacant coaching job.
Everton appointed F.A. Cup-winning manager Roberto Martinez to replace David Moyes, who switched to Manchester United.
Wigan coach Roberto Martinez rejected an approach from Aston Villa and signed a contract extension with his English Premier League soccer club.
Wigan Athletic appointed former Bolton manager Owen Coyle to replace Roberto Martinez as coach of the recently relegated English soccer team.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable Internet links.
F.A. Cup-winning coach Roberto Martinez is to leave Wigan soccer team and may join Everton, Sky Sports reported.
General Motors Co., in the midst of recalling 2.6 million small cars for an ignition-switch flaw that can deactivate air bags, also may have an air-bag defect connected to deadly accidents in its Chevrolet Impala, a safety group said.
Wigan upset 10-man Manchester City 1- 0 to win English soccer’s F.A. Cup for the first time in the club’s 81-year history.
Roberto Martinez, general manager of the state-owned Honduran National Energy Company, yesterday became the third member of President Porfirio Lobo’s Cabinet to resign in the past two weeks.
"Sometimes you see a number nine that is powerful and has great physical presence, I think what Romelu also brings is a great technical awareness of what's around him."
- Roberto Martinez on Sep 30, 2013