Saturday 17 February 2018

Everton fans rejoice at news of the axing of Roberto Martinez

Everton manager Roberto Martinez
Everton manager Roberto Martinez

Simon Rice

Everton fans have reacted with delight at news that Roberto Martinez has been dismissed as manager.

The 42-year-old was fired after a turgid campaign for the Toffees which sees them currently 12th in the Premier League table. Having finished fifth in his first campaign as manager after arriving from Wigan, there has been a perception that the club has failed to progress.

Everton finished 11th last term and at best can only match that this season if results go their way on the day of the campaign.

Everton fans, who witnessed their side lose semi-finals in both the FA Cup and Capital One Cup this term, have been reacting on Twitter to the news - mostly with delight...

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