Obafemi Martins

By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 16th, 2013
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Sounders FC has announced the long-awaited signing of Obafemi Martins, and the DP forward might even be featured in Saturday’s rivalry game against the Portland Timbers. Obafemi Martins has signed and arrived. It may have taken Sounders FC nearly a month of traveling back and forth from Spain, ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 7th, 2013
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LAGOS — Injured Spartak Moscow striker Emmanuel Emenike has been left out of Nigeria’s squad for the World Cup qualifier against Kenya on March 23. Emenike, who was top scorer in the recent Africa Cup of Nations winning campaign, is nursing a long-term hamstring injury which he suffered during ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 1st, 2013
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Nigeria’s Obafemi Martins is set to join Major League Soccer club Seattle Sounders, the player has confirmed. The striker, 28, will leave Spanish side Levante, who he only joined in September. “We are on the verge of finalising everything and it should be another step in my career,”...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 16th, 2013
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Cheta Nwanze for Africa is a Country, Brilliant goal by Sunday Mba ends 13 years of pain for Nigeria. Nigeria’s forward Sunday Mba celebrates after scoring the game’s only goal against Burkina Faso. Photograph: ISSOUF SANOGO/AFP/Getty Images Make una no vex, I’m running on less than...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Dec 29th, 2012
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West Brom striker Osaze Odemwingie is not the only star that will be missing when the 2013 Africa Nations Cup begins in South Africa, writes OLUFEMI ATOYEBI  Super Eagles coach Steven Keshi did not surprise many Nigerians when he omitted West Brom striker Osaze Odemwingie from the provisional 32-man ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 28th, 2012
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Nigeria captain Joseph Yobo has lashed out at Peter Odemwingie for being disrespectful after the West Bromwich Albion striker said the country does not have a team leader. Odemwingie said via Twitter that recent Eagles captains have only looked out only for themselves and so the team lack a leader. Y...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Dec 28th, 2012
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Levante forward, Obafemi Martins, could be called up into Nigeria’s provisional squad for the 2013 Afcon. With doubts hovering over the presence of Newcastle United striker, Shola Ameobi for the Africa Cup of Nations, supersport.com can report that Nigeria’s head coach, Stephen Keshi is t...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Dec 22nd, 2012
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Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi says he left out the senior trio of Osaze Odemwingie, Taye Taiwo and Obafemi Martins from his provisional squad because they are not needed at the moment. All three were left out of a provisional 32-man squad for next month’s African Nations Cup, and there have been ...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Dec 22nd, 2012
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Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi has left star strikers Peter Odemwingie and Obafemi Martins out of his squad for next year’s Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa. West Brom attacker Odemwingie last featured for Nigeria in a Nations Cup qualifier in Rwanda in February, while Martins, now playing fo...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 14th, 2012
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Gets N1bn buy-out clause • Out of Europa League Spanish La Liga side, Levante have completed the signing of Super Eagles outcast, Obafemi Martins – 12 days after the transfer window shut. The former Inter and Newcastle forward has been the Primera Division side’s number one transfer target for ...