Caye Quintana

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Caye Quintana
Personal information
Full name Cayetano Quintana Hernández
Date of birth (1993-12-20) 20 December 1993 (age 25)
Place of birth Isla Cristina, Spain
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Youth career
Isla Cristina
2011–2012 Recreativo
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010–2011 Isla Cristina 4 (0)
2012–2015 Recreativo B 64 (17)
2014Écija (loan) 17 (2)
2014–2015 Recreativo 19 (4)
2015–2016 Valladolid B 33 (7)
2015–2016 Valladolid 1 (0)
2016–2017 Racing Santander 18 (2)
2017 Mallorca B 14 (4)
2017–2018 Jumilla 33 (5)
2018–2019 Recreativo 35 (16)
2019– Cádiz 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19 May 2019

Cayetano 'Caye' Quintana Hernández (born 20 December 1993) is a Spanish footballer who plays for Cádiz CF as a forward.

Club career[edit]

Born in Isla Cristina, Huelva, Andalusia, Quintana started playing as a senior with lowly Isla Cristina FC in 2010. In the 2011 summer he moved to Recreativo de Huelva, being assigned to the reserves in Tercera División.

In January 2014 Quintana was loaned to Segunda División B's Écija Balompié for the remainder of the campaign.[1] He featured regularly for the side, and returned to Recre in June.

On 23 August 2014 Quintana made his debut as a professional, coming on as a late substitute in a 0–0 home draw against Real Zaragoza for the Segunda División championship.[2] He scored his first goal in the category on 1 March of the following year, netting the game's only in a home win against Racing de Santander.[3]

On 10 July 2015, Quintana signed for Real Valladolid, being assigned to the B-side in the third division.[4] He subsequently represented fellow third division sides Racing de Santander, RCD Mallorca B and FC Jumilla before returning to Recre on 2 July 2018.[5]

On 22 June 2019, after scoring a career-best 18 goals, Quintana signed a three-year contract with Cádiz CF in the second division.[6]


  1. ^ El Écija presenta a Caye Quintana, Mauro y Manzano (Écija presents Caye Quintana, Mauro and Manzano) Archived 2016-09-11 at the Wayback Machine; Écija Balompié, 16 January 2014 (in Spanish)
  2. ^ Poca puntería en el Nuevo Colombino (Poor aiming at the Nuevo Colombino); Marca, 23 August 2014 (in Spanish)
  3. ^ El Decano rompe su maleficio y hunde más todavía al Racing (The Dean ends their bad run and sinks Racing even more yet); Marca, 1 March 2015 (in Spanish)
  4. ^ Caye Quintana refuerza el ataque del Promesas (Caye Quintana bolsters the attack of Promesas); Real Valladolid, 10 July 2015 (in Spanish)
  5. ^ Caye Quintana regresa al club Decano (Caye Quintana returns to the Dean); Recreativo Huelva, 2 July 2018 (in Spanish)
  6. ^ "Segundo fichaje: Caye Quintana" [Second signing: Caye Quintana] (in Spanish). Cádiz CF. 22 June 2019. Retrieved 24 June 2019.

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