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.


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]


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


  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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