Mario Martinez Rubio, commonly known simply as Mario, is a Spanish football player who currently features for the Spanish first division side Numancia. He plays as a midfielder and scored against the mighty FC Barcelona in his side’s opening match in the 2008-2009 La Liga season to lead his club to their first ever win over the Catalans.
Mario developed at the youth academy of his local club Numancia and made his debut for the senior side in 2002. He has gone onto play more than 50 matches in the league for his club.
Mario is a local darling and is the only player from Soria in the current Numancia side.