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Entries Tagged as 'Obafemi Martins'

Former Striker Speaks Well Of Newcastle

February 8th, 2017 · 5 Comments

32 year-old Oba Martins is currently playing for China Super League club Shanghai Greenland Shenhua, after joining Newcastle from Inter-Milan in 2006 and then leaving us for Wolfsburg after three years at Newcastle. He’s got himself around quite a bit since then, having also played in the MLS with the Seattle Sounders from 2013-2015, before moving to […]

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Tags: Championship · DeAndre Yedlin · Newcastle News · Obafemi Martins

Newcastle May Go After Former Striker – And It´s Not Carroll

November 25th, 2015 · 3 Comments

There are some reports coming out of Seattle over here in the US that Newcastle are interested in signing their former  striker Oba Martins on a short-term loan deal and the 31 year-old has rekindled his career in America since he signed on for the Seattle Sounders three years ago. In that time he has scored […]

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Tags: Loan Moves · Newcastle News · Obafemi Martins · Other News · Premier League

Newcastle Have Been Hurt By Failed Big Signings

October 21st, 2011 · 20 Comments

Alan Pardew talked about the owner Mike Ashley, yesterday during his news conference. Micheal Owen – injury ravaged time at Newcastle

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Tags: Mark Viduka · Michael Owen · Newcastle News · Nicky Butt · Obafemi Martins · Transfer News and Rumours

Oba Martins Trying To Get Into Geordie Fans’ Good Books

February 15th, 2011 · 31 Comments

Birmingham’s Oba Martins has admitted that he is still disturbed by his Newcastle exit, sating he was forced out of the club, after the side were relegated. Oba Martins – crying while at Newcastle – it was tough

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Tags: Newcastle News · Obafemi Martins

Oba Martins Has Had Tough 18 Months – Signs For Birmingham

January 29th, 2011 · 27 Comments

Oba Martins  has not had a good time of things since he left Newcastle 18 months ago. Oba Martins – our favorite shot of Oba – when he played at Newcastle

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Tags: Damien Duff · Habib Beye · Mark Viduka · Michael Owen · Newcastle News · Obafemi Martins

Shay Given Back To Newcastle – You Must Be Kidding

January 12th, 2011 · 31 Comments

We have seen the report out in the last day or two saying that Shay Given could be coming back to Newcastle United. Shay Given – the great goalkeeper while at Newcastle

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Tags: Newcastle News · Obafemi Martins · Shay Given