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Martinez Wins Manager Of The Month

Roberto Martinez has won the converted manager of the month award for the 2nd time this season after leading the club to the top of the leauge one pile.

Martinez faced strong competition from Yeovil Boss Russell Slade, Walsall manager Richard Money and Doncaster Rovers Sean O'Driscoll.

After an unbeaten in the league in the month of December Martinez was odds on favorite to win the award.

Memorable wins over Leeds United and Cheltenham Town that has seen a brand of free flowing football that has exited fans and sent a message out to others; Have put Martinez firmly in the driving seat at the start of the new year.

The announcement was made on Sky Sports news this afternoon.

Sky Pundit and former Brentford player Chris Kamara thinks Swansea are the team to catch in league one.

He Told Sky Sports News:

""SwanseaCity are enjoying a phenomenal run of form at present. Roberto Martinez's side were unbeaten in December and are playing some of the most attractive football in League One at the moment."

Their win against title rivals Leeds was a huge result and they now head into the New Year as the team to catch at the top of League One."




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Writer: sbrjack Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday January 3 2008

Time: 12:43PM

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Well deserved! Nice work RM.
barrydoom
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03/01/2008 17:44:00

Well deserved indeed. Lets hope he can carry on the good work through to the end of the season and beyond!
jack hammers
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03/01/2008 17:49:00

decision was a no brainer. well done martinez keep it up. jinx? what jinx!?
GThomas
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04/01/2008 19:07:00

 

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