Strong Comeback, Sounders Win Excite Martins

Strong Comeback, Sounders Win Excite Martins

By James Agberebi:

Nigerian striker, Obafemi Martins, has expressed his delight following his brace against 10-man Orlando City which Seattle Sounders won 4-0 in Sunday's MLS clash.

Martins scored the opener when he struck in the 17th minute. Nelson Haedo Valdez made it 2-0 in the 51st minute. And on 62nd minute, Martins scored his second and Sounders third goal before Jaguaribe Thomas completed the rout in the 90th minute.

Reacting to the win and his impressive return to action , Martins hailed his team's performance.

He wrote on his Twitter page: "Great to be back and get the 3 points! What a team performance. On to the next one!"

Sounders next game comes up on Wednesday 19 August, against Olimpia, in the CONCACAF Champions League.

Their next league game is away to Real Salt Lake, and it's on Saturday August 22.


  • Hujmarz 3 years ago

    Yes my guy keep on doing the good job I m so proud of u, and Nigerian Are also fraud of u. Surely God will see u through.

  • Hassan Oluwadare 3 years ago

    I dey miss this guy for national team. His determination to score is always high. I’m hoping he’d still get a recall.