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Entries Tagged as 'Obafemi Martins'

Oba Wants Two Successive Wins – Defense Critical To That

November 25th, 2008 · 37 Comments

Oba Martins wants wins against Middlesbrough and Stoke City, over the next two games, so the Magpies can start climbing that league table, in what is a fairly wide open Premier League this season. Oba Martins – wants two wins on the trot

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Tags: Newcastle News · Obafemi Martins · Transfer News and Rumours

Kinnear Ponders Who To Play Up Front

November 22nd, 2008 · 15 Comments

Oba Martins has found the net 6 times this season, and his terrific goal last week after 87 minutes, against Wigan, should have really given Newcastle all 3 points. Oba Martins – will he start today?

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Tags: Michael Owen · Newcastle News · Obafemi Martins · Shola Ameobi

Kinnear’s Swearing Doesn’t Bother Oba Martins

November 21st, 2008 · 11 Comments

Oba Martins would be quite happy if Newcastle gave the job to Joe Kinnear full time. Oba Martins – happy if Joe was permanent manager

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Tags: Newcastle News · Obafemi Martins

Kinnear Still Uncertain Of Starting Owen At Chelsea

November 20th, 2008 · 36 Comments

It seems like Joe Kinnear is still unsure of whether to include Michael Owen in the starting line-up at Chelsea on Saturday. Joe Kinnear – will he again start Owen on bench?

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Tags: Michael Owen · Newcastle News · Obafemi Martins · Shola Ameobi

Nigerian Manager Should Stop Criticizing Martins

November 14th, 2008 · 22 Comments

Nigeria manager Shaibu Amodu has criticized Newcastle striker Obafemi Martins today, and it’s not for the first time. Oba Martins – unfair criticism from Nigeria manager

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Tags: International News · Match Reports · Newcastle News · Obafemi Martins

Kinnear Too Hoarse To Speak After The Game

November 4th, 2008 · 16 Comments

Joe Kinnear has now put together successive home wins for a team that was on its knees when he took over just over 5 weeks ago. Joe Kinnear – too hoarse to be interviewed after the game

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Tags: Jonas Gutierrez · Newcastle News · Obafemi Martins