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Wigan Finalize Roberto Martinez as Manager

Roberto Martinez's protracted move from Swansea City to Wigan Athletic was finally made official on Monday. Martinez will rejoin the club that he helped propel out of the Third Division. Latics chairman Dave Whelan beamed to the press about getting the Spaniard, "I am excited to have Roberto back. Memories are brought back from 1995. We had a fantastic season after we signed the 'Three Amigos,' and hopefully we'll have an eventful season again." Martinez, who adopts a policy of on-the-floor soccer, added, "I am delighted to be here. My story here started in 1995 and it's a fantastic journey for me to be given the chance to manage Wigan in what is the best league in world football. I am delighted and extremely pleased, and we will enjoy our football."

 

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