Wigan boss Martinez not writing off Kirkland

Wigan Athletic boss Roberto Martinez refuses to write off goalkeeper Chris Kirkland.

Wigan Athletic boss Roberto Martinez refuses to write off goalkeeper Chris Kirkland.

Martinez said the former England international - who went to npower Championship side Leicester City on loan in January, still had a part to play at the DW Stadium.

"We've got four goalkeepers and that is something I wanted to have.

"We have one very young - Lee Nicholls who is going to the Under-20s World Cup - and Mike Pollitt who is very experienced and we've just signed Ali Al Habsi.

"As a player you want to play and I understand that," said the Spaniard.

 
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