Martinez sacked by Everton

Former Wigan Athletic boss Roberto Martinez has left Everton in the wake of Wednesday night's 3-0 defeat at Sunderland, the club have confirmed.

Thursday, 12th May 2016, 3:51 pm
Updated Thursday, 12th May 2016, 5:55 pm
Roberto Martinez

The 42-year-old, who replaced David Moyes as manager in 2013, after leading Latics to an historic FA Cup victory, had faced mounting calls for his departure after a run of just one win in their last 10 games.

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And Everton announced on their official Twitter feed: “Everton Football Club regrets to announce that Roberto Martinez has left his position as First Team Manager with immediate effect.”