• A series of tweets were accidentally shown in Everton’s Fan Zone area
  • Two tweets reading ‘Martinez out’ were captured on video on Saturday
  • Pressure has increased on the Spaniard after FA Cup semi-final defeat
  • Banners were unfurled by disgruntled supporters inside Goodison Park  

Joe Strange for MailOnline

Everton showed a number of anti-Roberto Martinez tweets on a big screen ahead of their game with Bournemouth at Goodison Park.

The incident occurred in the club’s Fan Zone area around two hours before kick-off after supporters were invited to send in messages using the hashtag #EFCvBOU or #EFCFanZone.

A series of tweets calling for Martinez to be sacked were accidentally shown, with one fan capturing two ‘Martinez out’ messages on a mobile phone.

A 'Martinez Out' tweet is displayed on a big screen at Goodison Park
The incident occurred in the Fan Zone outside Goodison Park

A number of tweets calling for Roberto Martinez to be sacked were shown outside Goodison Park

Fans sent in the messages via Twitter but the club soon realised and the tweets were quickly taken down

Fans sent in the messages via Twitter but the club soon realised and the tweets were quickly taken down

Staff soon realised that the tweets had not been properly vetted and an image of the club badge was quickly placed on the big screen.

The pressure on Martinez has intensified over the last fortnight following Everton’s 4-0 loss against Liverpool in the Merseyside derby and an FA Cup semi-final defeat by Manchester United at Wembley.

The Toffees sit 11th in the table after their 2-1 win over Eddie Howe’s side, with goals from Tom Cleverley and Leighton Baines giving them their first home league victory since February 3.

Fans have grown frustrated by poor results – particularly at Goodison Park – and the performance of former Wigan boss Martinez, who replaced David Moyes in the summer of 2013.

Martinez stands on the touchline during his side's Premier League clash with Bournemouth on Saturday

Martinez stands on the touchline during his side’s Premier League clash with Bournemouth on Saturday

Supporters unveil a banner reading 'Time to go Roberto' as they call for the Spaniard to be sacked

Supporters unveil a banner reading ‘Time to go Roberto’ as they call for the Spaniard to be sacked

Tom Cleverley (left) struck early to give Everton the lead but Bournemouth soon equalised at Goodison

Tom Cleverley (left) struck early to give Everton the lead but Bournemouth soon equalised at Goodison

Asked about recent unrest among supporters in an interview with Sportsmail columnist Jamie Carragher, Martinez said: ‘When I arrived here, I tried to understand the fans. Now I don’t just understand them, I share their pain. I share how much they have suffered this season because I have suffered as well. But I know we are going to get there.

‘I know that because I have been here three seasons and there is an incredible amount of understanding and know-how of what we need to do. Is this a massive transfer window coming up? It is. Massive. Probably as big as the summer window in 2013. We have to be stronger at the end of it.

‘There have been changes internally, with the new shareholder Farhad Moshiri. That is going to bring a huge amount of possibilities. We are hurting. We gave our all in the FA Cup semi-final and didn’t get what we deserved but the support was incredible. It has given us the perfect stimulant to go on and achieve next season.’

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