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Entries Tagged as 'Obafemi Martins'

Kinnear Has Striker Selection Problems Saturday

November 27th, 2008 · 36 Comments

Shola Ameobi is stuck on 49 goals for Newcastle United, and he is probably hoping to get that 50th goal for Newcastle at Middlesbrough on Saturday, but he has to get into the team first. Shola Ameobi – 50th Newcastle goal on Saturday?

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Tags: Fabio Zamblera · Mark Viduka · Michael Owen · Newcastle News · Nile Ranger · Obafemi Martins · Shola Ameobi

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