Motagalvan with Fort Lauderdale Strikers
|Full name||Felix Alfonso Motagalvan|
|Date of birth||February 11, 1987|
|Place of birth||Santa Rosa, California, United States|
|Height||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
|2001–2004||Gilroy High School|
|2005–2008||UC Santa Barbara Gauchos|
|2007–2009||Ventura County Fusion||34||(2)|
|2012||Fort Lauderdale Strikers||16||(0)|
|2014–||United States Beach Soccer||1||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 15:18, 3 September 2014 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).
Youth and college
Motagalvan grew up in Gilroy, California and attended Gilroy High School where he was a two-time NSCAA/adidas All-American. He played club soccer for Santa Clara Sporting Ruckus from 2004 to 2005, and was a two-year member of the Region IV Olympic Development Team and Super Y-League Select National Team.
He played four years of college soccer at the University of California, Santa Barbara, featuring in over 50 games during his four seasons, and playing an instrumental part of the Gaucho's run to the 2006 NCAA Division I title.
Motagalvan had played with the Chivas USA reserve team during 2008 and 2009, and trialed with the club in the 2010 MLS pre-season, but was not drafted, and was not offered a professional contract.
He signed with Rochester Rhinos on February 16, 2010, and made his professional debut on April 10, 2010 in Rochester's season opening game against Miami FC. Motagalvan played in 28 of the Rhinos' 30 USSF Division 2 matches, in addition to both playoff games.
He scored his first professional goal on April 23, 2011, a 3-2 win over the Dayton Dutch Lions. He played in 21 regular season matches in the 2011 USL Pro season, scoring twice, in addition to playing in both playoff games.
Fort Lauderdale Strikers
Motagalvan joined the Riverhounds in 2013.
Ventura County Fusion
- USL Premier Development League Champions (1): 2009
- Fusion overcome Fire for PDL title
- Rhinos Add Three More Players
- Rhinos Open 2010 With a Draw
- U.S. Beach Soccer National Team Names Roster for Beach Soccer Challenge Against Brazil at the Wayback Machine (archived September 3, 2014)
- Pittsburgh Riverhounds squad sheet
- Fort Lauderdale Strikers player profile at the Wayback Machine (archived July 16, 2012)
- USSF Division 2 player profile
- Rochester Rhinos player profile at the Wayback Machine (archived May 13, 2011)
- UC Santa Barbara player profile