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Martinez makes his choice

Martinez in an interview with a Glasgow newspaper is quoted as saying ,'it is one of Europe's top jobs.'

Swansea have so far resisted Celtic's overtures but with a £1.2 million release clause apparently in his contract, Celtic may get their man.

It would also appear that a major re-structure at Wigan may be needed, with Steve Bruce wanting to take all his backroom staff to Sunderland leaving only John Benson at the JJB.

It is not clear whether the compensation agreed includes the backroom staff but if not another battle for recompense appears likely.

Wigan will need to move quickly to bring in a replacement, so that there is reasonable time to strengthen the squad.

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Writer: Baskerville Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday June 2 2009

Time: 1:25PM

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You say he has made his choice but has he been offered the chance to manage Latics
ZAKKY
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02/06/2009 13:38:00

He hasn't made his choice at all!
avantsweater
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02/06/2009 16:48:00

his preferred destiantion is Celtic
baskerville
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02/06/2009 16:57:00

'its one of Europes top jobs' isnt making a choice its just making a statement, as my gran used to say 'it'll all come out in the wash'
worbo
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02/06/2009 18:40:00

his preferred destiantion is Celtic Er Who says so 'its one of Europes top jobs' Er who says so and dont say Roberto. I'll ask again has he been asked to manage Latics
ZAKKY
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02/06/2009 18:52:00

The Guardian says: 'Martínez enjoyed adulation from Wigan fans during his playing career and sources at Swansea believe that would be his most likely destination if he were to leave'. So it seems what ever you read there is a different take on things
worbo
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02/06/2009 18:53:00

Besides getting dumped out of the Champions League in the first round and the battle to the death with Rangers there's not much room for growth in the SPL with Celtic. If he wins the SPL: great that's what you are supposed to do. i.e. status quo. If he doesn't: he's a flop. Less money, less coverage, worse pitches, worse players... Or am I looking at it wrong?
avantsweater
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02/06/2009 19:41:00

Celtic have approached Swansea to speak to Martinez, Martinez has said he would welcome the chance to manage Celtic. Pretty definate to me
baskerville
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02/06/2009 20:17:00

Celtic have approached Swansea to speak to Martinez, Martinez has said he would welcome the chance to manage Celtic. Pretty definate to me
baskerville
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02/06/2009 20:17:00

baskerville be posotive :D
lathamwafc
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02/06/2009 21:00:00

It's an interesting choice, going back to what avant said, there isn't much room for growth and he's expected to win every year.
thayil
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02/06/2009 22:08:00

Martinez says about Celtic link “No quotes from me are true because I have not spoken to the Press.”
worbo
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03/06/2009 07:23:00

 

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