As featured on NewsNow: Football news

Newcastle owner Ashley throws everything at Belgium boss Martinez

Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley is expected to go all in to sign Roberto Martinez.

The Belgian FA are bracing themselves for an offer from Ashley to sign their national team boss, according to The Sun.

Toon are without a manager after Rafa Benitez departed at the end of last month.

Martinez has previous Premier League experience, having managed Everton and Wigan Athletic.

Martinez led the Red Devils to third place at the World Cup and his deal runs until the end of Euro 2020.

About the author

Paul Vegas

Have your say
×

Subscribe and go ad-free

For only $10 a year

  1. Go Ad-Free
  2. Faster site experience
  3. Support great writing
  4. Subscribe now
Launch Offer: 2 months free
×

Subscribe and go ad-free

For only $10 a year

Subscribe now
Launch Offer: 2 months free