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Remember Obafemi Martins? He's Alive And Taking Out Texans With Backheels

Remember Obafemi Martins? He's Alive And Taking Out Texans With Backheels

In case you didn't realise, Obafemi Martins' career is still very much a thing. The Nigerian is plying his trade for the gaudily-attired Seattle Sounders after buying out his own €3 million release clause from Levante last year. He did this against Dallas there a couple of days ago.

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The 29-year-old is best known for his spells at Inter and Newcastle. His age has been called into question on numerous occasions, but Martins blames the confusion on a clerical error made by the Nigerian Football Association in 2006.

Paul O'Hara
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Kit nerd, nostalgia peddler, obscure sports enthusiast. One appearance for Ireland Universities cricket team, as a result of grave selector error - not a joke.

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