Nigerian forward Obafemi Martins score first goal for Shanghai  

TVC NEWS Nigerian forward Obafemi Martins scored his first goal for Shanghai Shenhua. He scored two goals to help the Chinese clubside beat Qingdao Jonoon 5-0 in the Chinese FA cup 3rd round at the Hongkou Stadium on Thursday May 12th. Star striker Ba Demba opened the scoring at the 11th and 39th minutes of the first half. Guarin Fredy made it three in the 59th minute of the second half, while Obafemi Martins scored in the 56th minute via penalty and added another to make it 5 goals in the 72nd minutes of the encounter. Isn't it nice?...

Martins joins Shanghai Shenhua

Nigeria striker Obafemi Martins has joined Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua in a multi-million dollar deal,BBC Sport reports. The 31-year-old makes the switch from Seattle Sounders, where he scored 43 goals in 84 appearances for the Major League Soccer club he joined in March 2013. Martins was linked with a move back to the Premier League in the January window, but British agent Tony Harris along with the player’s attorney Soroosh Abdi brokered the deal taking the former Inter Milan striker to China instead. Martins, who joins Senegalese striker Demba Ba at the Shanghai club, becomes the latest high-profile player to make the switch to the cash-rich Super League. Colombia striker Jackson Martinez, former Chelsea midfielder Ramires, Cameroon captain Stephane Mbia and ex-Serie A duo Gervinho and Fredy Guarin are among the other big Chinese signings in 2016. Martins burst into the international limelight at Italian side Inter Milan before switching to Newcastle in August 2006....

Obafemi Martins makes peace with Wizkid,Dammy Krane

Obafemi Akinwunmi Martins the Nigerian footballer who plays as a forward for Seattle Sounders FC and the Nigeria national team makes peace with Wizkid and Dammy Krane. The Wizkid and Dammy Krane drama has involved quite a number of people in a bid to make peace reign between the two artists; from Shina Peller to 2Babaand now Obafemi Martins. The football star was the host of the party on Thursday night at Quilox when things got rather complicated. To show solidarity and that the Wizkid and Dammy Krane have really settled things he posted this photo of the three of them on Instagram and captioned “It all started at my party on Thursday at Quilox and settled here at my house @wizkidayo and@big_daddy_krane are cool”.  ...

Wizkid and Dammy Krane’s wrangle turns bloody

The misunderstanding between Wizkid and Dammy Krane now has a super U- Turn as it turns  bloody and physical early this morning, January 15 at Club Quilox in Lagos. Here’s how it all started. Last night, Super Eagles striker Obafemi Martins held an exclusive ‘All Black Party’ at Club Quilox on Victoria Island, Lagos and it was star-studded. Pop stars like Tekno, Timaya, 2face Idibia, Sexy Steel, Skuki, Special Ed and many more were all in attendance. Apparently Dammy Krane was in the club as well. Eye witnesses tell us Dammy Krane got to the club a lot earlier before Wizkid came in around 4am. Another source told us, ‘When Wizkid enterted the club, it seemed he saw Dammy Krane but didn’t go to meet him, then about 15 minutes later, it seemed Dammy was showing him some attitude, then Wizkid went to meet him. The next thing we saw everywhere had scattered. Wizkid broke...