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Sports News of Thursday, 29 October 2015


Oliseh recalls Martins

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Nigeria international Obafemi Martins, has been recalled into the national team after a two year absence.

Coach Sunday Oliseh, handed the player invitation after he has exhibited fine form with his team Seatle Sounders in the Major League Soccer (MLS).

Martins will be part of the team that will be preparing for the 2018 World Cup qualifiers against Swaziland on November 13.

The tie against Swaziland will be played over two legs spanning four days. The Super Eagles will travel to Lobamba for the game which will be played on Friday, November 13, before the return leg four days later at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium in Port Harcourt on Tuesday, November 17.