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Obafemi Martins' Career in Numbers As He Replaces Ighalo

After rejoining the Chinese side, Shanghai Shenhua, it is expedient to have a flashback to the career of veteran Super Eagles forward popularly known as "Weapon of mass destruction", Obafemi Akinwunmi Martins.

2- Martins played just two games for Italian side Reggiana between 2000-2001 before moving to Internazionale Milano (Inter Milan)


3- He scored three goals for the Russian side, Rubin Kazan from 2010-2012

4- While on loan at English side, Birmingham City, Martins played four games and scored the winning goal to ensure that Birmingham defeats Arsenal in the final of the Carling Cup. 


6- the number of goals Martins scored for VfL Wolfsburg from 2009-2010


7- goals scored for the Spanish side, Levante


16- number of games played for Wolfsburg

18- total number of goals scored for the Super Eagles of Nigeria from 2004-2016


20- total number of games played for Rubin Kazan


21- total number of games played for Levante from 2012-2013

28- number of goals scored for Inter Milan and Newcastle United. Martins scored 28 goals for Inter and Newcastle United


40- total number of games played for Shanghai Shenhua during his first spell with the Chinese side

42- Martins played 42 games for Super Eagles of Nigeria


72- total number of games played for MLS side, Seattle Sounders FC


88- total number of games played for Inter Milan and Newcastle United


As Martins replaced Odion Ighalo at the Chinese club, we wish him the best in his career before he finally retires.

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