Jorge Castañeda (footballer)

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Castañeda and the second or maternal family name is Reyes.
Tote Castañeda
Personal information
Full name Jorge Castañeda Reyes
Date of birth (1970-01-12) 12 January 1970 (age 45)
Place of birth Guadalajara, Mexico
Height 1.75 metres (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Central midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1987–1996 Club Atlas
1997 Colorado Rapids 24 (0)
1999 Cruz Azul 4 (0)
2000 Tecos 1 (0)
National team
1990–1992 Mexico
1992 Mexico U-23
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19–07–10.
† Appearances (Goals).

Jorge "Tote" Castañeda Reyes (born 12 January 1970 in Guadalajara, Jalisco) is a retired professional footballer from Mexico, who played as a midfielder during his career. He was the captain of the Mexico national football team competing at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain.


In 1987, when he was eighteen, Castañeda signed with Club Atlas. He remained with Atlas until 1996. On 13 March 1997, Castañeda signed with the Colorado Rapids of Major League Soccer.[1] He returned to Mexico and finished his career with Cruz Azul, Cruz Azul Hidalgo, Tecos de UAG, Tigrillos and Lobos de la BUAP.[2]

Castañeda managed Atlas on an interim basis following Rubén Omar Romano's departure in September 2007.[2]


Castañeda's brother, Guadalupe, was also a professional footballer.[3]


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