Midfielder who made his professional debut for Espanyol B in 2005, moving to Espanyol in 2007 and later signing with Blackpool in 2011.
He played youth soccer at UD Sabat.
In 2008, he played for Spain's under-21 national team.
He played alongside his brother Jose Martinez Cervera, a right back, on Girona.
Attacking midfielder Faris Haroun became his teammate on Blackpool in 2014.