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Entries Tagged as 'Obafemi Martins'

Shearer SomeHow Has To Inspire Lack-Luster Newcastle Players

April 20th, 2009 · 30 Comments

We are now 4 points from safety and the only way we’ll be able to avoid relegation this year is by winning our three remaining home games. Alan Shearer – tough job for Alan

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Tags: Mark Viduka · Newcastle News · Obafemi Martins

Shearer Still Hoping Martins Will Play Through Pain Barrier

April 17th, 2009 · 13 Comments

Oba Martins does have some damage to his groin, as a scan has revealed, but it seems that Alan Shearer is hoping that Martins will be willing to play through the pain barrier for the Newcastle cause, and to help save our Premier League status. Oba Martins – we need more of these from Oba!

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Tags: Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth · Obafemi Martins

Shearer Changes Already Starting To Pay Off

April 17th, 2009 · 37 Comments

Alan Shearer has made several changes to the way things work at Newcastle United, and the new manager thinks he is already starting to see some benefits to that. Alan Shearer – changes look to be paying off

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Oba Martins Still A Doubt For Spurs On Sunday

April 16th, 2009 · 7 Comments

Alan Shearer has talked to the Newcastle United TV this morning and there is a doubt over Oba Martins’ fitness, for the game at Spurs on Sunday afternoon. Oba Martins – touch and go for Sunday in London

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Tags: Injuries · Newcastle News · Obafemi Martins

Dowie – Owen Will Get The Goals For Newcastle

April 16th, 2009 · 17 Comments

Iain Dowie has been coaching the Newcastle strikers for the last couple of weeks, in the hopes that Michael Owen will come through with some really important goals for the club, in the final six games of the season. Michael Owen – needs to get back on goals trail soon

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Tags: Michael Owen · Newcastle News · Obafemi Martins

Newcastle Need More Somersaults From Oba Martins

April 15th, 2009 · 26 Comments

There’s probably already been too much written about the Oba Martins saga of last Saturday, when our striker pulled out of the game with a slight groin strain, which was a surprise to the medical staff and to manager Shearer too. Oba Martins – we need more of these from Oba in last 6 games

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Tags: Newcastle News · Obafemi Martins