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Swansea City Club Statement - Martinez

Swansea City have released a statement via the official site about their reasons for giving Wigan permission to speak to Roberto Martinez.

The Spaniard's 2-year spell as manager looks set to end today as he will have talks about becoming the new boss at the JJB Stadium.

The statement says:

Swansea City can confirm that they have reluctantly given Wigan Athletic permission to speak to Roberto Martinez about the vacant Manager's position at the JJB Stadium.

Permission was granted when Wigan's offer of compensation reached the appropriate level set by Swansea City, and was only given when taking into account Roberto's own wishes.


More news will follow but it'll only be bad news for Swansea City fans.




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Writer: KevinE Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday June 4 2009

Time: 1:52PM

Your Comments

Kicking and screaming out of the Liberty!!!! Not much kicking and not much screaming going on!!!!
erv2005
just made my mind up about renewing my season ticket
cyjax
i couldnt agree more before granting roberto,s wishes did he think bout what the club will do after he goes or how many players we,l lose .
james,jackarmy
It doesn't seem like he gave his future with us much thought and consideration
KevinE
We all at Swansea City want to play in the Premiership. Didn't think the Manager was going to go on his own.
willow
 

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