Lucas Castro

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Lucas Castro
Personal information
Full name Lucas Nahuel Castro
Date of birth (1989-04-09) 9 April 1989 (age 25)
Place of birth La Plata, Argentina
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Winger
Club information
Current team
Number 19
Youth career
2003–2008 Gimnasia La Plata
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2011 Gimnasia La Plata 69 (6)
2011–2012 Racing Club 29 (6)
2012– Catania 64 (7)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 28 June 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).

Lucas Nahuel Castro (born 9 April 1989) is an Argentine professional footballer who plays for Italian club Catania, as a winger.

Club career[edit]

Gimnasia La Plata[edit]

Castro began his career within the youth ranks of Argentine club Gimnasia y Esgrima La Plata in 2003.[1] He remained within the youth system until 2008, when he was promoted to the first team. After 68 appearances and 6 goals for his hometown club, Castro transferred to Racing Club de Avellaneda.[2]

Racing Club de Avellaneda[edit]

In July 2011, Castro completed a transfer to Argentine rivals Racing Club de Avellaneda. In his only season with the club, he scored 6 goals in 29 league appearances.[3]

Calcio Catania[edit]

On 20 July 2012, Castro signed for Italian Serie A club Catania.[4]


  1. ^ Letra G. "OTRO PATA EN PRIMERA". Retrieved 17 April 2009. 
  2. ^ [1]
  3. ^ Lucas Castro profile at Soccerway
  4. ^ "Lucas Nahuel Castro al Catania - Oggi alle 14 l'argentino e gli altri neo-rossazzurri in sala stampa". Retrieved 20 July 2012. 

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