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Martinez hits out at Figueroa agent
Published : 28 Jan 2010 16:08:10
Wigan boss Roberto Martinez has let rip into what he called the "disgusting" speculation that has surrounded Maynor Figueroa.Ahead of the 2-1 defeat at Blackburn, reports had surfaced that Figueroa had gone on strike in an apparent attempt to engineer a move away from the DW Stadium.Sunderland, and former Latics boss Steve Bruce, have been continuously linked with a move for Figueroa over the past month.Martinez believes all the gossip has been stirred up by the 26-year-old's agent."In the window there is a lot of talk and speculation, and it is a great moment for the authorities to look into how much we need it," said Martinez."We come into this game and one of my players has been surrounded by a lot of speculation and stories about him going away. Unhappy is not the right word. I'm disgusted."