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.

Career[edit]

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]

Personal[edit]

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

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