Birmiingham City news

Blues confirm Martins deal

January 31, 2011
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Birmingham City have confirmed the loan signing of Obafemi Martins from Rubin Kazan, after the Nigerian striker passed a medical at St Andrew's.

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Martins, 26, flew in from Russia on Sunday night to finalise personal terms on the deal, with a view to a permanent move to the Premier League club in the summer.

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