Martins: I’m too young to play in Nations Cup

LAGOS: Inter Milan's teenage striker Obafemi Martins on Friday claimed he is not mature enough to represent Nigeria at the African Nations Cup and that was why he opted out of the tournament. 

“Martins has formally written to the Nigerian Football Association (NFA) saying he does not believe he is ready at this time to play for the country,” NFA spokesman Samuel Kaalu said on Friday. 

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