Thursday, 28th September 2023

Obafemi Martins

2 Apr 2018
Sadiq Umar goes from zero to hero-ish while Martins throw his hat in the Super Eagles ring with a hat-trick over the weekend. Here are the outstanding five Nigerian players over the weekend: Obafemi Martins First start in the Chinese Super League this season and it brings a return of three goals, Obafemi Martins will…
27 Nov 2017
A hat-trick from the Dutch Eredivisie, a redemption-ish story, a Nigerian scoring double act at Turkey and Belgium, and a trophy won by a brilliant finish. Nigerian players burnt brightly from the weekend but here are the most outstanding five. Bartholomew Ogbeche Ogbeche scored a stunning hat-trick to earn his side Willem a draw in…
26 Nov 2017
Nigerian veteran striker Obafemi Martins scored a cracker as Shanghai Shenhua stunned rivals Shanghai SIPG to win the Chinese FA Cup final on away goals 3-3 on aggregate on Sunday.
3 Nov 2017
Shanghai Greenland Shenhua FC striker, Obafemi Martins, on Thursday donated hospital equipment and mobility aids worth millions of Naira to the Lagos State Government.
22 Feb 2017
Obafemi Martins, who have not been selected by managers of the Super Eagles since Coach Sunday Oliseh picked him for the Russia 2018 World Cup qualifier against Swaziland in 2015...
30 Jan 2017
As you know, Mikel Obi and Anthony Ujah, among others, are in the Chinese League and the only way Nigerians, including national team coaches, can see them in action is by watching games of the league.
31 Dec 2016
Olamide who is renowned for his eccentric live performance skill further enthralled the crown as he announced the release of his 6th studio album The Glory and performed hit songs off the album including Owo Blow and Who You Epp.
31 Oct 2016
Super Eagles’ former striker, Obafemi Martins, has extended his contract with Chinese Super League club Shanghai Shenhua, reports
29 Oct 2016
Nigeria has produced such global super stars of football as Austin ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha, Kanu ‘Papillo’ Nwankwo, Sunday Ogorchukwu Oliseh, John Obi Mikel, Obafemi Martins, Taribo West, late Stephen Keshi, late Rashidi Yekini...


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