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Martinez cleared for Everton talks

Wigan chairman Dave Whelan has given Everton permission to speak to manager Roberto Martinez after the Spaniard asked to leave the club.

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Statement from Wigan Athletic

Wigan Athletic can confirm that following an approach made by another football club, permission has been given to Roberto Martinez to discuss a vacant managerial position.After discussions between Roberto and Chairman Dave Whelan, it was reluctantly agreed that Roberto, who remains the Manager of Wigan Athletic, would be allowed to speak another club.There is no further comment to be made at this point.

– CLUB STATEMENT REGARDING ROBERTO MARTINEZ, WIGAN ATHLETIC

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