Obafemi Martins Nigerian striker extends Shanghai Shenhua contract

After ending the season with the Chinese side, Martins has signed a contract extension until the 2017 season.

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Obafemi Martins play Obafemi Martins has signed a new contract at Shanghai Shenhua (Getty Images )
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Nigeria international striker Obafemi Martins has renewed his contract with Chinese Super League side, Shanghai Shenhua.

Martins joined Shenhua in February 2016 from MLS side Seattle Sounders.

After ending the season with the Chinese side, Martins has signed a contract extension until the 2017 season.

Obafemi Martins play Obafemi Martins signed a new contract after impressing in his first season at the club (Getty Images )

 

The 32-year-old impressed in his first season at the club, scoring 15 goals from 30 appearances.

His last contract at Shanghai Shenhua was worth over N3.1b ($6.6 million) while his new deal could see his wage rise to $9b.

NB: $1=N470

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