Javier Castro (footballer, born 2000)

Javier Castro Urdín (born 8 January 2000) is a Spanish footballer who plays for AD Alcorcón as a central defender.

Javier Castro
Personal information
Full name Javier Castro Urdín
Date of birth (2000-09-13) 13 September 2000 (age 20)
Place of birth Madrid, Spain
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Position(s) Centre back
Club information
Current team
Alcorcón
Number 29
Youth career
2013–2015 Canillas
2015–2019 Rayo Vallecano
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2019–2020 Alcorcón B 25 (0)
2020– Alcorcón 9 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 24 November 2020

Club careerEdit

Born in Madrid, Castro joined Rayo Vallecano's youth setup in 2015, from CD Canillas. On 25 July 2019, after finishing his formation, he signed for AD Alcorcón and was immediately assigned to the reserves in Tercera División.[1]

Castro made his senior debut on 25 August 2019, starting in a 1–0 Tercera División away win against Fútbol Alcobendas Sport. His first team debut came the following 26 January, after coming on as a late substitute for injured Paris Adot in a 3–1 home win against SD Ponferradina for the Segunda División championship.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Dos nuevos refuerzos para el Alcorcón B" [Two new additions for Alcorcón B] (in Spanish). AD Alcorcón. 25 July 2019. Retrieved 14 February 2020.
  2. ^ "El Alcorcón se reencuentra con el triunfo goleando a la Ponfe" [Alcorcón go back to winning ways by thrashing Ponfe] (in Spanish). Marca. 26 January 2020. Retrieved 14 February 2020.

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