Obafemi Martins loses coach in China
Naija Players Abroad By: Ayodeji Tunde | 11/09/2017
Obafemi Martins will be working with a new coach at his Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua in the coming days as his erstwhile manager, Gustavo Poyet has stepped down as head coach following Sunday's defeat to Henan Jianye.The former Chelsea and Uruguay midfielder took charge last November after lasting only six months in LaLiga as Real Betis boss.Despite the millions spent on players, Shenhua
"We wish him and his staff all the best for the future." Shenhua's latest defeat means they have won just one of their last seven matches in all competitions. Fans have been growing increasingly frustrated and vented their anger towards striker Carlos Tevez, who made his return from injury as a substitute on Sunday. Tevez, who signed from Boca Juniors last December for a reported fee of £71.6million and is said to earn in the region of £615,000 per week, was booed during his latest disappointing display.