Roberto Martinez on FA Cup final and Wigan’s uncertain future - originally posted on Soccerlens.comAhead of the much-anticipated FA Cup final between Manchester City and Wigan Athletic, Latics manager Roberto Martinez spoke with Yahoo! as part of their deal with the League Managers Association.
Wigan’s FA Cup journey began in the Third Round against English Championship side AFC Bournemouth. They drew 1-1 at the DW Stadium but managed to clinch a 1-0 victory in the replay away from home.
In the Fourth Round, Wigan visited Conference National team Macclesfield Town and emerged victorious by another 1-0 win. Moving on to the Fifth Round, Wigan faced another Championship side but this time they comfortably won by 4-1.
The Sixth Round saw them visit the Goodison Park to face Everton. Entering the game as underdogs to the Merseysiders, Wigan managed a brilliant 3-0 win and secured a place in the semifinal. In the semi, Millwall awaited them at the Wembley Stadium and the Latics disposed ...