TUCSON, Ariz. (January 31, 2019) — FC Tucson announced today it had signed midfielder Raheem Somersall for the 2019 USL League One season. Per club policy, the details of the contract will not be released.
Somersall, a native of Basseterre, St. Kitts, most recently played for Florida Gulf Coast University in Fort Myers, FL. He registered one assist in 15 appearances for the Eagles.
Prior to FGCU, Somersall spent three seasons at Appalachian State University in Boone, NC. As a Mountaineer, he nabbed 49 starts in 51 career appearances.
Somersall is a member of the St. Kitts and Nevis National team. Over the past two seasons, he has recorded six career appearances for the Senior National Team. He has also represented his home country in the U-20 CONCACAF World Cup Qualifiers.
With the addition of Somersall, FC Tucson’s roster now stands at six players for the 2019 USL League One season.
About FC Tucson
FC Tucson, established in 2010, is participating in its first-ever professional season in USL League 1. In 2012, FC Tucson was named the USL League 2 Rookie Franchise of the Year. To stay up to date on the club, check out the team’s website at www.fctucson.com. You can also visit the team’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/FCTUCSON and follow all of the news related to FC Tucson on Twitter at www.twitter.com/FCTucson.
About USL League One
USL League One is shaping the future of the game in the United States, uniting passionate fans in new markets with the thrill of a proven professional soccer experience. League One submitted its sanctioning application to the U.S. Soccer Federation on Aug. 14. South Georgia Tormenta FC, FC Tucson, Greenville Triumph SC, Forward Madison FC, Chattanooga Red Wolves SC, Toronto FC II, Orlando City B, Lansing Ignite FC, North Texas SC and the Richmond Kickers have been revealed as teams set to compete in the inaugural 2019 season.