Concha with Real Sociedad in 2018
|Full name||David Concha Salas|
|Date of birth||20 November 1996|
|Place of birth||Santander, Spain|
|Height||1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)|
|Playing position||Winger / Forward|
Gamba Osaka |
(on loan from Real Sociedad)
|2015–2016||→ Numancia (loan)||26||(5)|
|2017–2018||→ Barcelona B (loan)||14||(1)|
|2019||→ Gamba Osaka (loan)||0||(0)|
|2019||→ Gamba Osaka U-23 (loan)||3||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 1 August 2019|
Born in Santander, Cantabria, Concha joined Racing de Santander's youth setup in 2006 at the age of 9, after a brief period with lowly CD Marina Sport. He was called up to train with the main squad in December 2013, being also selected for the Copa del Rey match against Sevilla FC; he made his first-team debut on the 6th, coming on as a substitute for Javi Barrio in the 0–1 home loss.
Concha made his league debut four days later, again coming from the bench in a 1–0 home win over UD Logroñés for the Segunda División B championship. On 8 January 2014 he scored his first goal as a senior, helping to a 1–1 home draw against UD Almería also in the domestic cup. He finished the season with 13 appearances, with the Verdiblancos returning to Segunda División at the first attempt.
On 24 August 2014, Concha played his first match as a professional, starting in a 0–1 loss at Girona FC. He scored his first goal in the division on 21 September, netting the first in a 2–2 home draw against CD Leganés.
Concha made his top level debut on 21 August 2016, starting in a 0–3 home loss to Real Madrid. The following 11 August, he was loaned to FC Barcelona B in the second division for one year, but his loan was cut short on 31 January 2018.
- David Concha, un producto de La Albericia en fase de maduración (David Concha, a La Albericia product in the maturing stage); El Diario Montañés, 11 January 2014 (in Spanish)
- Esperando al Sevilla (Waiting for Sevilla) Archived 26 February 2015 at the Wayback Machine; Aquí Confidencial, 5 December 2013 (in Spanish)
- Jairo no entiende de sentimentalismos (Jairo knows nothing about feelings); Marca, 6 December 2013 (in Spanish)
- El tercer triunfo consecutivo deja al Racing al acecho del líder (1–0) (Third consecutive win leaves Racing hot in the heels of leader (1–0)); Racing Santander, 10 December 2013 (in Spanish)
- Este Racing vale mucho (This Racing is worth a lot); Marca, 8 January 2014 (in Spanish)
- Un gol de Felipe Sanchón le basta al Girona (A goal from Felipe Sanchón is enough for Girona); Marca, 25 August 2014 (in Spanish)
- El Leganés evita el primer triunfo de los cántabros justo al final (Leganés deny the Cantabrians' first triumph right in the end); Marca, 21 September 2014 (in Spanish)
- Real Sociedad sign David Concha; Real Sociedad, 4 July 2015
- David Concha, cedido al C.D. Numancia (David Concha, loaned to C.D. Numancia); Real Sociedad, 31 August 2015 (in Spanish)
- Asensio descorcha la Liga (Asensio gets League going); Marca, 21 August 2016 (in Spanish)
- Principio de acuerdo para su cesión al FC Barcelona B (Agreement in principle for his loan to FC Barcelona B); Real Sociedad, 11 August 2017 (in Spanish)
- "Concha y Fali abandonan el Barça y regresan a la Real y al Nàstic" [Concha and Fali leave Barça and return to Real and Nàstic] (in Spanish). Marca. 31 January 2018. Retrieved 5 February 2018.
- "David Concha se va cedido al Gamba Osaka" [David Concha goes out on loan at Gamba Osaka] (in Spanish). Marca. 9 March 2019. Retrieved 18 March 2019.
- David Concha, convocado con la Selección Española Sub 19 (David Concha, called up with the national under-19 squad); Racing Santander, 16 May 2014 (in Spanish)
- "Spain see off Russia for seventh Under-19 crown". UEFA. 19 July 2015. Retrieved 20 July 2015.