Obafemi Martins Retires From International Football

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Prolific Nigerian striker Obafemi Martins has retired from the Super Eagles & International football.

Martins had made only two appearances for the Eagles since 2012, and believes there are people who don’t want him in the team.

“No, I am done with my national team, I will not go there any more. I do not have good relationships with some companions, ” Martins said in an interview with Italian daily, La Gazzetta dello Sport.

“If they do not want me anymore, patience.”

“I love my country, I have given so much. But there are problems and although I am summoned, I do not go.”

Martins made 39 appearances for the Super Eagles, netting 18 goals in the period that he played for the national team.



Quo non Ascendam. Writer. E-mail: wana@360nobs.com

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