Russell Martin

Born: January 4, 1986 (age 31)

Height: 6'0.5" (185cm)

Hometown: Brighton, England
Nationality: Scotland flag Scottish

Position: Defender
Team: Norwich City (no. 5)
Russell Martin of Norwich City in action during the pre season friendly match between Norwich City and Brentford at Carrow Road on August 1, 2015 in Norwich, England.
Career History
Youth2003-2004Brighton & Hove Albion
Senior2004Lewes
2004-2008Wycombe Wanderers
2008-2010Peterborough United
→ 2009-2010Norwich City (loan)
2010-Norwich City
International2013-Scotland
Sports Mole has 206 articles about Russell Martin. Articles 1 to 40:
Scotland manager Gordon Strachan on the touchline during his side's World Cup qualifier against England at Wembley on November 11, 2016
Scotland hand call-up to Leeds United defender Liam Cooper
Scotland boss Gordon Strachan hands a call-up to Leeds United defender Liam Cooper for the World Cup qualifiers with Slovakia and Slovenia.
Sep 25, 12:12
Fulham manager Slavisa Jokanovic pictured on August 5, 2016
Slavisa Jokanovic "frustrated" by Norwich City draw
Fulham manager Slavisa Jokanovic believes that his side are still making the same mistakes as last season following their 1-1 draw with Norwich City on the opening day.
Aug 5, 20:07
Bobby Reid of Bristol City during the Pre Season Friendly match between Bath City and Bristol City at Twerton Park on July 10, 2015
Championship roundup: Bristol City storm top on low-scoring opening day
Bristol City move to the top of the Championship table after the first Saturday of the season courtesy of a 3-1 victory over Barnsley on an otherwise low-scoring day.
Aug 5, 17:01
Big Tom Cairney in action during the FA Cup game between Cardiff City and Fulham on January 8, 2017
Team News: Tom Cairney passed fit for Fulham
Fulham captain Tom Cairney passes a late fitness test to start his side's opening game of the season against Norwich City.
Aug 5, 14:02
Interim England manager Gareth Southgate on the touchline during his side's World Cup qualifier against Scotland at Wembley on November 11, 2016
Team News: England make five changes for World Cup qualifying showdown with Scotland
England ring the changes for their showdown with Scotland at Hampden Park.
Jun 10, 16:03
Scotland manager Gordon Strachan reacts during the UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier between Scotland and Poland at Hampden Park on October 08, 2015 in Glasgow, Scotland.
Result: Chris Martin keeps Scotland qualification hopes alive with late winner
Chris Martin came off the bench to rescue a late 1-0 win for Scotland over Slovenia, keeping his side's hopes of qualification for the 2018 World Cup alive.
Mar 26, 21:42
Alex 'Mitchell' Neil watches on during the Premier League game between Norwich City and Chelsea on March 1, 2016
Result: Norwich City miss chance to move into playoffs
Norwich City miss the chance to climb into the Championship playoff places having been held to a 2-2 draw by struggling Wigan Athletic at the DW Stadium.
Feb 7, 21:39
Russell Martin of Norwich City in action during the pre season friendly match between Norwich City and Brentford at Carrow Road on August 1, 2015 in Norwich, England.
Scotland defender Russell Martin: 'Result against England vital'
Scotland defender Russell Martin says that his side must avoid defeat in their upcoming clash with England.
Oct 11, 22:17
Scotland manager Gordon Strachan reacts during the UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier between Scotland and Poland at Hampden Park on October 08, 2015 in Glasgow, Scotland.
Result: Scotland suffer first defeat of qualifying campaign in Slovakia
Scotland crash to a 3-0 defeat away to Slovakia in World Cup qualifying.
Oct 11, 21:37
Danny Welbeck celebrates with Mesut 'wind'Ozil and Olivier Giroud during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Norwich City on April 30, 2016
Result: Danny Welbeck fires Arsenal up to third
Danny Welbeck comes off the bench to score the winner and fire Arsenal up to third in the Premier League with a 1-0 victory over relegation-threatened Norwich City.
Apr 30, 19:24
Timm Klose and Wayne Hennessey during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Norwich City on April 9, 2016
Team News: No Timm Klose for Norwich City in crucial relegation clash against Sunderland
Norwich City are without defender Timm Klose for this afternoon's pivotal Premier League match against Sunderland at Carrow Road.
Apr 16, 11:48
Norwich's Russell Martin celebrates scoring the opener against Sunderland on August 15, 2015
Preview: Norwich City vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday lunchtime's huge Premier League basement battle between Norwich City and Sunderland.
Apr 15, 16:54
Wilfried Zaha of Crystal Palace and Robbie Brady of Norwich City compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich City and Crystal Palace at Carrow Road on August 8, 2015
Preview: Crystal Palace vs. Norwich City
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday afternoon's Premier League match between two sides in danger of going down, Crystal Palace and Norwich City.
Apr 8, 19:02
Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez on March 20, 2016
Team News: Rafael Benitez rings changes for Newcastle United
Rafael Benitez makes five changes to his Newcastle United side for the relegation six-pointer at Norwich City.
Apr 2, 14:10
Leonardo Ulloa celebrates finding the winner during the Premier League game between Leicester City and Norwich City on February 27, 2016
Result: Leicester City strike late to move five points clear
Leonardo Ulloa scores a late winner against Norwich to send Leicester five points clear at the top of the Premier League table.
Feb 27, 16:55
Ghana's defender Daniel Amartey poses ahead of the 2015 African Cup of Nations group C football match between Ghana and Senegal in Mongomo on January 19, 2015
Team News: Daniel Amartey makes Leicester City debut
Daniel Amartey is named in the Leicester City starting XI for the visit of Norwich City.
Feb 27, 14:05
Joleon Lescott celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Aston Villa and Norwich City on February 6, 2016
Result: Aston Villa close gap to Premier League safety with win over Norwich City
Lowly Aston Villa close the gap to Premier League safety with a 2-0 win over fellow strugglers Norwich City at Villa Park.
Feb 6, 16:53
Patrick Bamford in action for Middlesbrough on April 25, 2015
Team News: Patrick Bamford starts on Norwich bench
Patrick Bamford earns his first place in a matchday squad as he is named among the Norwich substitutes to face Aston Villa.
Feb 6, 14:05
Wolfsburg's Swiss defender Timm Klose celebrates with Wolfsburg's Swiss defender Ricardo Rodriguez after Klose scored the third goal during the German first division Bundesliga football match VfL Wolfsburg vs FC Schalke 04 in Wolfsburg, northern Germany,
Team News: Timm Klose makes full Norwich City debut
Timm Klose makes his full debut for Norwich City as they welcome Tottenham Hotspur.
Feb 2, 18:52
Harry Kane celebrates scoring Spurs' second against Norwich on December 26, 2015
Preview: Norwich City vs. Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole gazes ahead to Tuesday night's Premier League match at Carrow Road as Norwich City take on Tottenham Hotspur.
Feb 1, 13:23
Adam Lallana celebrates with Liverpool teammates and manager Jurgen Klopp after scoring the winner against Norwich City on January 23, 2016
Result: Liverpool fight back to stun Norwich City in nine-goal thriller
Liverpool fight back from 3-1 down in the second half to beat Norwich City 5-4 in a topsy-turvy Premier League game punctuated by sloppy defending from both teams.
Jan 23, 14:39
Sergio Aguero scores Manchester City's first goal during the FA Cup third-round match against Norwich City on January 9, 2016
Result: Sergio Aguero, Kelechi Iheanacho star as Manchester City cruise through
Sergio Aguero and Kelechi Iheanacho score a goal apiece as Manchester City advance through to the fourth round of the FA Cup thanks to a 3-0 win over Norwich City.
Jan 9, 16:51
Leighton Baines of Everton during their Capital One Cup Quarter Final at Riverside Stadium on December 1, 2015 in Middlesbrough, England.
Team News: Leighton Baines makes first start since return from injury
Everton defender Leighton Baines is included in the starting lineup for his side's fixture away at Norwich City.
Dec 12, 11:53
Everton's Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku (C) celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Everton at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on November 28, 2015
Preview: Norwich City vs. Everton
Sports Mole takes a closer look at both sides ahead of Saturday's Premier League clash between Norwich City and Everton.
Dec 11, 18:54
General views of Pride Park Stadium home of Derby County on March 23, 2011
Preview: Derby County vs. Brighton & Hove Albion
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Championship showdown between promotion-chasing sides Derby County and Brighton & Hove Albion at the iPro Stadium.
Dec 10, 22:08
Troy Deeney of Watford celebrates scoring his team's third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Watford at Villa Park on November 28, 2015
Preview: Watford vs. Norwich City
Sports Mole previews the Premier League match between Watford and Norwich City at Vicarage Road.
Dec 4, 16:15
Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal (C) celebrates with Hector Bellerin (L) and Olivier Giroud (R) as he scores their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and Arsenal at Vicarage Road on October 17, 2015 in Watford, England.
Team News: Aaron Ramsey starts for Arsenal, Lewis Grabban begins up front for Norwich City
Aaron Ramsey makes his return from injury as he replaces Joel Campbell, while Lewis Grabban starts up front for Norwich City as Alex Neil makes three changes to his side.
Nov 29, 15:19
A general view of Carrow Road prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Norwich City and Southampton at Carrow Road on August 31, 2013
Preview: Norwich City vs. Arsenal
Sports Mole previews Sunday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Norwich City and Arsenal at Carrow Road.
Nov 27, 16:20
A general view of a corner flag ahead of the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Manchester City at Stamford Bridge on January 31, 2015
Preview: Chelsea vs. Norwich City
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Premier League clash between Chelsea and Norwich City at Stamford Bridge.
Nov 20, 15:15
General views of Pride Park Stadium home of Derby County on March 23, 2011
Preview: Derby County vs. Cardiff City
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's clash between Derby County and Cardiff City at the iPro Stadium.
Nov 19, 20:28
Cameron Jerome of Norwich City celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Norwich City at Etihad Stadium on October 31, 2015
Preview: Norwich City vs. Swansea City
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Norwich City and Swansea City at Carrow Road.
Nov 5, 20:44
Arouna Kone of Everton celebrates scoring his side's fifth goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Sunderland at Goodison Park on November 1, 2015 in Liverpool, England.
Sports Mole's Premier League Team of the Week
Sports Mole picks out the 11 most impressive players from the most recent round of Premier League encounters.
Nov 3, 08:00
Manchester City's Ivorian midfielder and captain Yaya Toure scores their fourth goal from the penalty spot during the English League Cup fourth round football match between Manchester City and Crystal Palace at The Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west
Player Ratings: Manchester City 2-1 Norwich City
Sports Mole rates each of the players who took part in Manchester City's 2-1 Premier League win over Norwich City.
Oct 31, 18:51
Kelechi Iheancho of Manchester City celebrates scoring his sides third goal during the Capital One Cup fourth round match at the Etihad Stadium on October 28, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Match Analysis: Manchester City 2-1 Norwich City
Sports Mole analyses all the action in the game between Manchester City and Norwich City to determine whether or not the hosts were worthy winners.
Oct 31, 18:12
Manchester City's Ivorian striker Wilfried Bony (L) celebrates with teammates after scoring the opening goal during the English League Cup fourth round football match between Manchester City and Crystal Palace at The Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north we
Live Commentary: Manchester City 2-1 Norwich City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text commentary of the Premier League clash between Manchester City and Norwich City at the Etihad Stadium.
Oct 31, 13:58
Nahki Wells of Huddersfield gets past Jordan Obita of Reading during the FA Cup Third Round match between Huddersfield Town and Reading at Galpharm Stadium on January 3, 2015
Result: Nahki Wells, Jamie Paterson strikes gives Huddersfield Town victory over MK Dons
Nahki Wells and Jamie Paterson score as Huddersfield Town defeat MK Dons 2-0 in the Championship.
Oct 20, 21:45
Sean Scannell of Huddersfield Town during the Sky Bet Championship between Huddersfield Town and Norwich City at John Smiths Stadium on March 17, 2015
Half-Time Report: Huddersfield, MK Dons goalless at half time
Huddersfield Town and MK Dons are level at half time in the Championship.
Oct 20, 20:39
Georginio Wijnaldum of Newcastle United celebrates as he scores the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Norwich City at St James' Park on October 18, 2015 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.
Match Analysis: Newcastle United 6-2 Norwich City
Sports Mole casts its eye over events at James' Park as Newcastle United crush Norwich 6-2, courtesy of Georginio Wijnaldum's four-goal haul.
Oct 18, 18:54
Johnny Russell of Derby County celebrates after he scores his teams opening goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Birmingham City and Derby County at St Andrews (stadium) on August 21, 2015
Preview: Derby County vs. Wolverhampton Wanderers
Sports Mole previews all of the Championship action as Derby County welcome visiting Wolverhampton Wanderers to Pride Park.
Oct 16, 17:09
Russell Martin of Scotland is challenged by Robert Lewandowski of Poland during the EURO 2016 Qualifier between Scotland and Poland at Hamden Park on October 8, 2015 in Glasgow, Scotland.
Player Ratings: Scotland 2-2 Poland
Sports Mole rates all of the players involved in Scotland's Euro 2016 qualification-ending 2-2 draw with Poland at Hampden Park.
Oct 8, 23:13



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2Sheffield UnitedSheff Utd17120527151236
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19Reading165381821-318
20Hull City174583032-217
21Birmingham CityBirmingham174310925-1615
22Burton Albion1734101134-2313
23Bolton WanderersBolton172691329-1612
24Sunderland171882233-1111