INDIANAPOLIS (July 3, 2018) - Indy Eleven defender Ayoze Garcia has been named to
the USL Team of the Week for Week 16 of the 2018 season. The Spaniard recorded
assists on both of Indy’s goals, as it handed Nashville SC its first home loss of
the season last Tuesday night at First Tennessee Park. The performance saw Ayoze
earn his third Team of the Week appearance in 2018, making appearances in Week 8 and
Week 12.

In 2018, Ayoze has registered 1,170 minutes on the pitch, completing 22 clearances
and interceptions in that time. Additionally, Ayoze has shone offensively by netting
four goals and four assists.

Puerto de la Cruz-native Ayoze was a staple in the New York Cosmos’ defensive lineup
over the last five seasons. During his tenure, Ayoze appeared in 119 regular season
matches and logged over 10,000 minutes of play time. Additionally, Ayoze scored a
total of eight goals and had 14 assists during his Cosmos career. He was a NASL
Golden Ball nominee and featured in the NASL Best XI.

The “Boys in Blue” are kicking off on home turf against Ottawa Fury FC tomorrow
night at 7:00 p.m. Three days later, “Indiana’s Team” finishes a three match home
stretch at Lucas Oil Stadium against Charlotte Independence on Saturday, July 7 at
7:00 p.m.  Fans can reserve tickets for as low as $15 at
or by calling (317)685-1100.