Samu Casado

Samuel "Samu" Casado Conde (born 16 January 1997) is a Spanish footballer who plays for AD Alcorcón as a goalkeeper.

Samu Casado
Personal information
Full name Samuel Casado Conde
Date of birth (1997-01-16) 16 January 1997 (age 23)
Place of birth Guadix, Spain
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)
Position(s) Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Alcorcón
Number 31
Youth career
Guadix
Almería
2010–2011 La Cañada
2011–2016 Málaga
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2016–2019 Málaga B 48 (0)
2019– Alcorcón 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20 July 2020

Club careerEdit

Born in Guadix, Granada, Andalusia, Casado joined Málaga CF's youth setup in June 2011, after representing UCD La Cañada Atlético, UD Almería and Guadix CF.[1] He made his senior debut with the reserves on 13 March 2016, starting in a 3–0 Tercera División away defeat of Vélez CF.

Casado spent his first two seasons as a backup to Aarón Escandell, and renewed his contract until 2021 on 30 March 2017.[2] He subsequently shared the first-choice status with Kellyan, and achieved promotion to Segunda División B in 2018.

On 28 August 2019, Casado signed a three-year deal with Segunda División side AD Alcorcón.[3] He made his professional debut on 9 November, coming on as a second-half substitute for injured Dani Jiménez in a 1–1 away draw against UD Las Palmas.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Samu Casado, portero de 14 años, firma con el Málaga CF" [Samu Casado, 14-years-old goalkeeper, signs with Málaga CF] (in Spanish). Zona Malaguista. 17 June 2011. Retrieved 6 September 2019.
  2. ^ "El portero accitano Samuel Casado renueva con el Malaga CF hasta 2021" [Accitano goalkeeper Samuel Casado renews with Málaga CF until 2021] (in Spanish). Accitania. 30 March 2017. Retrieved 6 September 2019.
  3. ^ "Samu Casado se convierte en nuevo jugador de la AD Alcorcón" [Samu Casado becomes the new player of AD Alcorcón] (in Spanish). AD Alcorcón. 28 August 2019. Retrieved 6 September 2019.
  4. ^ "Empate y aburrimiento entre Las Palmas y Alcorcón" [Draw and boredom between Las Palmas and Alcorcón] (in Spanish). Marca. 9 November 2019. Retrieved 9 November 2019.

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