Elijah Martin

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Elijah Martin
Personal information
Full name Elijah Kain Martin[1]
Date of birth (1996-07-04) 4 July 1996 (age 18)[2]
Place of birth Fresno, California, United States[2]
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)[2]
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
LA Galaxy II
Number 59
Youth career
2009–2012 Cal Odyssey
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013 IMG Academy Bradenton 10 (1)
2014– LA Galaxy II 6 (0)
National team
2013– United States U17
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of September 15, 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of June 24, 2014

Elijah Kain Martin (born July 4, 1996) is an American professional soccer player who plays as a midfielder for the LA Galaxy II in the USL Pro.

Career[edit]

From Fresno, California, Martin played for Cal Odyssey of the U.S. Development Academy for three years before joining the USL PDL side of the IMG Academy in 2013.[3] Then, before the 2014 USL Pro season it was confirmed that Martin had signed for the LA Galaxy II squad, the reserve side of the LA Galaxy of Major League Soccer.[4] Martin then made his debut for the Galaxy II side on June 8, 2014 against the Dayton Dutch Lions. He came on as a halftime substitute for Dragan Stojkov as the Galaxy II won 5–1.[5]

International[edit]

Martin has played for the United States U17 side during the 2013 CONCACAF U-17 Championship.[6]

Career statistics[edit]

As of June 24, 2014[7]
Club Season League League Cup U.S. Open Cup CONCACAF Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
LA Galaxy II 2014 USL Pro 2 0 2 0
Career total 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Elijah Martin". US Development Academy. Retrieved June 24, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c "Elijah Martin". US Soccer. Retrieved June 24, 2014. 
  3. ^ "IMG Academy Bradenton players Elijah Martin and Andrew Wolverton receive honorable mention from the USL PDL". IMG Academy. Retrieved June 24, 2014. 
  4. ^ Becker, Josie. "LA Galaxy Officially unveil 2014 home kit during Jersey Week". LA Galaxy Confidential. Retrieved June 24, 2014. 
  5. ^ "LA Galaxy II 5 - 1 Dayton Dutch Lions". Soccerway. Retrieved June 24, 2014. 
  6. ^ "Haiti U17 0 - 3 United States U17". Soccerway. Retrieved June 24, 2014. 
  7. ^ Elijah Martin profile at Soccerway

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