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Tuesday, February 23, 2010
Islanders Re-Sign D Marco Velez For 2010 Season
The Puerto Rico Islanders of the USSF Division II Pro League announced the re-signing Tuesday of defender Marco Velez.
Velez joined the team late in the 2009 United Soccer Leagues First Division season after playing eight seasons with Toronto FC, becoming the first Puerto Rican-born player to play in Major League Soccer in 2001.