TUCSON (February,11 2019) -- FC Tucson announced today the return of midfielder Luis Martinez for the 2019 USL League One season pending league and federation approval. Per club policy, the details of the contract will not be released.
“I’m excited and humbled by the opportunity given to me to represent the FC Tucson crest once again. I can’t wait to get back out there and get the season going.”
Martinez should serve as a familiar face to the fans of FC Tucson. He appeared in 13 matches for FCT back in 2015, netting four goals in USL League Two play.
He most recently featured with USL Championship side Oklahoma City Energy FC in 2017. Martinez appeared in 17 matches for the club.
Martinez played collegiately at Chico State University in Chico, California. In 66 career appearances for the Wildcats, he registered eight goals, 13 assists and 29 points over a four-year span.
With the addition of Martinez, FC Tucson’s roster now stands at 13 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.