Roberto Martinez named new Portugal manager

Portugal present new coach Roberto Martinez (REUTERS)
Portugal present new coach Roberto Martinez (REUTERS)

Former Belgium boss Martinez succeeds Fernando Santos, who left the role after eight years in charge following last month’s World Cup.

Martinez, previously maanager at Everton and Wigan, was himself available after his spell with Belgium ended after the tournament in Qatar.

Portugal have confirmed the appointment of Roberto Martinez as new national team manager.

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