"Obafemi Akinwunmi Martins" is a Nigerian Association football/footballer who plays as a Forward (association football)/forward for Seattle Sounders FC and the Nigeria national football team/Nigeria national team. He is known for his speed on the ball.
After leaving Nigeria for Italy at age 16, he has since played for a number of List of top-division football clubs in UEFA countries/top-division clubs around Europe. He began his senior career in 2002 at the Italian Serie A club F.C. Internazionale Milano/Inter Milan, before moving to the English Premier League club Newcastle United F.C./Newcastle in 2006, and then the German Fußball-Bundesliga/Bundesliga club VfL Wolfsburg in 2009. Having joined Russian Premier League side Rubin Kazan in July 2010, they loan (sports)/loaned him to Birmingham City F.C./Birmingham City in January 2011.More Obafemi Martins on Wikipedia.