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Roberto Martinez - New Signings Required

Roberto Martinez - New Signings Required



Wigan Athletic manager Roberto Martinez says he wants some new faces coming in before the transfer window shuts.

Following the Latics defeat against relegation rivals QPR the boss says that the squad needs freshening up and he wants to bring in some characters to help with the battle ahead over the next 16 games, speaking to Sky Sports Martinez said:'Today it was a clear sign we couldn't cope with the two injuries we had Alcaraz and Crusat'

'It is quite clear we need to help the players with a couple of fresh players. It is more important than the positions the characters we get and they come in and give us a real help.

'Every point is going to be huge and every small margin is going to be important.'

'We were disappointing individually'

'We need to understand in the next 16 games in a typical relegation scrap you need to fight and find that understanding needed to affect a game."




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Writer:Barry Worthington
Date:Saturday January 21 2012
Time: 9:31PM

Comments

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Some quality is what we need
worbo
21/01/2012 21:57:00
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Bloody get them the beginning of the window so they can have more of an impact...arrrggghh
wigginer
21/01/2012 22:38:00
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A miracle is what we need. Sorry, but I think the writing's on the wall already. I do hope I'm wrong, I really do, but I don't care, because I'm behind Latics thick and thin.
robin
22/01/2012 10:42:00
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very sad were in a relagation battle again it doesnt take a genius to work out we need a defence and strikers wake up martinez plzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz
wigantrev
22/01/2012 12:31:00
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I don't care if we have already relegated as it won't change my love on Wigan Athletic but what I want is fight until the end. Yesterday performance is just simply embarrassing and I don't want to see this kind of commitment-less performance anymore, no way.
hongkonglatic
22/01/2012 14:11:00
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