All posts tagged "Obafemi Martins"
Relegation Watch: Birmingham City
After picking up the season’s first piece of silverware, Birmingham have only collected a point from two games and now lie 17th with nine games to go. The casting eye of Relegation Watch will try and give an...
- Posted March 11, 2011
Off the pitch… Obafemi Martins apologises to Newcastle fans
On loan Birmingham City striker Obafemi Martins has apologised to his former club, Newcastle United, for leaving them after they were relegated in 2009. The 26-year-old was sold by Newcastle to German club Wolfsburg in July 2009...
- Posted February 15, 2011
Goals nobody remembers – Emile Mpenza (2007/08)
Obafemi Martins put Newcastle ahead with a clever lob after 28 minutes, but Martin Petrov scored at the far post to put City level before the interval. Emile Mpenza headed home Petrov’s perfect cross to give City...
- Posted February 4, 2011
Rest of the world News… Former Newcastle star joins Birmingham
Birmingham boss Alex McLeish is set to sign former Newcastle striker Obafemi Martins in a surprise loan deal, reports the Daily Mail. The Blues have offered a £500,000 loan fee to Russian side Rubin Kazan and will...
- Posted January 28, 2011
Form of their lives – Anton Sibierski
Signing for Newcastle United on a one-year-deal back in August 2006, few expected Anton Sibierski to make such an impact on Tyneside. Due to injuries with first choice strikers Michael Owen and Obafemi Martins, Sibierski was asked...
- Posted December 27, 2010