Juan de Dios Castillo

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Castillo and the second or maternal family name is González.
Juan de Dios Castillo
Personal information
Full name Juan de Dios Castillo González
Date of birth (1951-01-31)31 January 1951
Place of birth Mexico City, Mexico
Date of death 1 May 2014(2014-05-01) (aged 63)
Place of death Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico
Height 78"
Teams managed
Years Team
1989–1994 Mexico U-20
1994–1995 Querétano
1996 Saltillo
1998–1999 Santos Laguna
2000 Durango
2001–2003 Cruz Azul Hidalgo
2003–2004 Real España
2005–2006 Marathón
2007 Atlético Mexiquense
2008 Olimpia
2009 Motagua
2010–2011 Honduras
2012 El Salvador
2013 Motagua

Juan de Dios Castillo González (31 January 1951 – 1 May 2014) was a football coach, he most recently coached Honduran club C.D. Motagua.


He started playing professionally for Monterrey, in the Mexican league, he also played in: Pachuca, San Luis, Toluca, Madero, Atletico Espanol and Unión de Curtidores where he was called to be part of the Mexican national team.[1]

He was appointed as head coach of El Salvador national football team in July 2012.[2]

Castillo died on 1 May 2014 due to skin cancer.[3]


  1. ^ "Juan de Dios Castillo: "quiero hacer historia en El Salvador"" (in Spanish). El Hoy de Deportes. 15 July 2012. 
  2. ^ "El Salvador names Castillo as coach". concacaf.com. 15 July 2012. Retrieved 21 July 2012. 
  3. ^ "Muere Juan de Dios "Cuate" Castillo, ex seleccionador de Honduras". La Prensa. 1 May 2014. Retrieved 2 May 2014. 

External links[edit]

Father of Juan De Dios Jr. and Emanuel. Grandfather of Ethan Castillo and Enzo Castillo