A History of Coaches and Managers Who Were Fired After Good Seasons

Roberto Martínez

Team: Wigan Athletic
Year fired: 2013
Previous season: Won F.A. Cup; Relegated from Premier League

The 2012-13 season got weird for Wigan. The Roberto Martínez-led squad shocked Manchester City to win the F.A. Cup, but also relegated from the Premier League with a piss-poor 36 points. Wigan's board didn't find the dichotomy charming. Martínez is reportedly in talks with Everton to fill their coaching vacancy.

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