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Carragher: I spoke with Everton boss Martinez about Liverpool job

Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher admits he spoke with Everton boss Roberto Martinez about the Spaniard taking the Anfield job.

Carra wrote in the Daily Mail: "Of course, he was in the running to become Liverpool manager. When we spoke about it in Poland - Brendan (Rodgers) had already been appointed by then - he told me that one of his ideas would have been to use me as a sweeper.

"One of the main tasks he has is to get rid of the mental block Everton have with Liverpool. For all the good work David Moyes did - his ability to spot players who the club sold for big profits enabled Martinez to spend big this summer - his teams found it hard against us."

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