TUCSON (February,21 2019) -- FC Tucson announced today it had signed midfielder Jamael Cox for the 2019 USL League One season. Per club policy, the details of the contract will not be released.
“I’m very fortunate to sign with FC Tucson for their first professional season. I’m looking forward to working with my teammates and getting to work with the staff.”
Cox brings a vast amount of professional experience to FC Tucson. He began his professional career back in 2013, signing with the Tampa Bay Rowdies of the North American Soccer League.
His career has included stints with Seattle Sounders FC U-23 of USL League Two as well as the Tacoma Stars of the Major Arena Soccer League.
With the addition of Cox, FC Tucson’s roster now stands at 17 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.