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Recalled Super Eagles player Obafemi Martins has expressed shock over the decision of the head coach, Sunday Oliseh to have him back to the national team.

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Martins was was included in Oliseh's 23-man squad for the November world cup qualification tie against Swaziland.

“It was a bit of a shock, but a nice shock. I’m very happy, because I have always worked hard, supported and respected all the players picked by the coaches,” he told BBC sports

The last time he was called up by Nigeria was in March 2013 for a 2014 World Cup qualifier against Kenya.