Martinez expects Figueroa to stay

04 August 2010 02:30
Roberto Martinez expects Maynor Figueroa to remain a Wigan Athletic player after the close of the transfer window despite the rumoured interest from Liverpool. Figueroa was the subject of interest from Sunderland in January, but he swiftly signed a new contract to pour cold water on those links. Now, in the face of rumoured interest from Liverpool, Roberto Martinez said of the powerful defender. “I’m sure he will play for one of the great teams but I do not think it’ll be in this transfer market. “Maynor still has room for improvement with Wigan and to leave before that may be a wrong decision.” CLICK HERE FOR THE MESSAGEBOARD