Obafemi Martins given green light for Birmingham debut after receiving permit

09 February 2011 01:15
Birmingham City's new striker Obafemi Martins has finally linked up with the club after being granted an entry visa by Nigerian officials.

Former Newcastle United marksman Martins joined Birmingham on loan from Russian side Rubin Kazan on January 31 but he had to return to Nigeria to cut through the red-tape.

Clearance: Nigerian officials have handed Martins the paperwork he needs

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