Martinez isn't unsackable! Whelan fires warning to under-performing Wigan
22:31 GMT, 23 March 2012
Wigan Athletic owner Dave Whelan has admitted he would sack manager Roberto Martinez if he felt it necessary.
The club are 19th in the Premier League and, although Whelan has likened Martinez to a son, he's revealed the boss isn't beyond reproach.
He told the BBC: ‘Don’t let me get things wrong: if the time came when I thought Roberto had to be sacked, I would sack him. Hopefully that time will never come.’
Under pressure: Wigan Athletic's Roberto Martinez