Roberto Martínez Montoliu born 13 July 1973 is a Spanish football coach and former professional player, currently as head coach of the Portugal national team.
Martínez played as a defensive midfielder and began his career at Real Zaragoza, with whom he won the Copa del Rey.
He spent a year at lower league side CF Balaguer, before signing for English Third Division side Wigan Athletic.
Becoming part of a small Spanish contingent at the club known as “the three amigos” alongside Jesús Seba and Isidro Díaz, he was a regular first team player for six years, the longest period of time he spent at one club.
During his time there, he won the Football League Third Division and the Football League Trophy.
He moved to Scottish side Motherwell, then to Walsall, before joining Swansea City in 2003. He became club captain and helped the team to win promotion to League One in 2005. He moved to Chester City in 2006, and was again chosen to be captain.
Roberto Martinez Children: Meet Luella Martínez And Safiana Martinez
Roberto Martinez is a faithful husband. His Scottish girlfriend, Beth Thompson, is his wife. The couple wed in June 2009 at Swansea’s St. Joseph’s Cathedral, and are now parents to Luella Martinez and Safiana Martinez.