Wigan chairman Whelan insists no Liverpool contact over Martinez

Wigan Athletic chairman Dave Whelan says he hasn't fielded any approach from Liverpool for Roberto Martinez. The Spaniard is being linked with the Anfield job after Kenny Dalglish's sacking.

Wigan Athletic chairman Dave Whelan says he hasn't fielded any approach from Liverpool for Roberto Martinez.

The Spaniard is being linked with the Anfield job after Kenny Dalglish's sacking.

After being contacted by Sky Sports, Whelan was quick to confirm that he had not heard anything from Liverpool's owners Fenway Sports Group.

"At this moment in time, there has been no approach from Liverpool or any other club for Roberto Martinez," Whelan confirmed.

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