Martins Aims  First Champions League Victory  With Shanghai Shenhua

Martins Aims  First Champions League Victory  With Shanghai Shenhua
  • PublishedFebruary 20, 2018

Nigeria striker Obafemi Martins is anticipating  a win with Shanghai Shenhua when they clash with Sydney FC in Wednesday’s Asian Champions League (ACL) Group H clash.

This will be his third appearance for the club in the continental competition since debuting  last season for Shanghai Shenhua in their 2-0 defeat to Brisbane Roar.

Martins was phenomena  in Shanghai Shenhua recording a 1-1 draw away at Kashima Antlers in their opening group game last week and he hasn’t tasted victory with the team in the competition

The 33-year-old Nigerian international is expected to lead Shanghai Shenhua attack as they seek their first group win in the competition.

Australian side Sydney FC on the other hand will have to look to improve on their first game 2-0 defeat to Suwon Bluewings.

Martin’s has scored 18 goals and provided eight assists in 38 games for Shanghai Shenhua since he joined the club two seasons ago

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