Mario Martinez

Mario Martinez
15
Midfielder
  • 5' 8"
  • 154 lbs.
  • 07-30-1989
  • San Pedro Sula, Honduras
  • Scored winning goal in MLS Cup Playoffs to help Sounders FC advance to first-ever Western Conference Championship.
  • Member of Honduras National Team for 2014 World Cup Qualifiers and member of U23 team that participated in 2012 London Olympics.
  • Over 50 appearances for Real Espana in Liga Nacional of Honduras.
  • Coach Sigi Schmid: “He has a very good left foot and a good shot from distance. Martinez can play wide and can also play underneath the front runners. He is pretty technical and a player who we think has a big upside.”

MLS Experience
2012: Made three appreances in regular-season play, making club debut at CHV (8/25) and first start for club at Caledonia (8/30). Recorded first assist in 3-1 CCL win at Marathon (9/19). Scoring game-winner in 81st minute of Western Conference Semifinals at RSL (11/8).

Professional Experience 

Has played for Real España of Honduras since 2006, making more than 50 appearances for the Liga Nacional team based in his hometown of San Pedro Sula, Honduras. Martinez spent the 2009-10 seasons playing on loan for Norwegian side Vålerenga and Anderlecht of Belgium.

International Experience 

33 appearances for Honduras on the international level. Competed in second Olympic Games for Honduras in 2012 in London. At 19, he was the youngest member of the U-23 team that participated in the 2008 Olympics after winning the CONCACAF Men’s Pre-Olympic Tournament. Has 17 appearances for the senior national team.

Personal 

Martínez has a wife. He also has a child named Jared. Began his youth career with Real España.

 

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2013 Seattle Sounders FC 10 5 0 503 1 14 5 1 3 0 0
2012 Seattle Sounders FC 3 0 0 40 0 1 0 2 0 1 0
Career Totals 13 5 0 543 1 15 5 3 3 1 0

2013 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Seattle Sounders FC 10 5 0 503 1 14 5 1 3 0 0

2012 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Playoffs Seattle Sounders FC 4 2 1 201 0 5 3 1 0 0 0
MLS Regular Season Seattle Sounders FC 3 0 0 40 0 1 0 2 0 1 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves

Regular Season Game Log

Date Match Result Appearance MINS G A SHT SOG FC FS Y R
6/22/2013 SEA @ RSL L 0-2 Subbed On 33 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
6/8/2013 VAN @ SEA W 2-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6/1/2013 SEA @ CHV W 2-0 Started 77 0 0 2 0 0 4 0 0
5/26/2013 SEA @ LA L 0-4 Subbed On 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5/18/2013 DAL @ SEA W 2-4 Started 63 0 0 2 1 0 2 0 0
5/11/2013 SJ @ SEA W 0-4 Subbed On 28 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
5/8/2013 SEA @ KC W 1-0 Started 89 0 0 3 1 0 1 0 0
5/4/2013 SEA @ PHI T 2-2 Subbed On 28 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
4/20/2013 SEA @ COL W 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4/13/2013 NE @ SEA T 0-0 Subbed On 7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
3/30/2013 SEA @ RSL L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/23/2013 SEA @ SJ L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/16/2013 POR @ SEA T 1-1 Started 70 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0
3/2/2013 MTL @ SEA L 1-0 Started 90 0 0 3 1 0 2 0 0
10/28/2012 SEA @ LA L 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/21/2012 DAL @ SEA W 1-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/17/2012 RSL @ SEA T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/7/2012 POR @ SEA W 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/29/2012 SEA @ VAN T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/22/2012 SJ @ SEA L 2-1 Subbed On 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/15/2012 SEA @ POR T 1-1 Subbed On 20 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 0
9/8/2012 CHV @ SEA W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/2/2012 SEA @ DAL T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/25/2012 SEA @ CHV W 6-2 Subbed On 12 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
8/18/2012 VAN @ SEA W 0-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/11/2012 SEA @ SJ L 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves