Gonzalo Castillejos

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Gonzalo Castillejos
Personal information
Full name Gonzalo Rubén Castillejos
Date of birth (1986-03-05) March 5, 1986 (age 31)
Place of birth Leones, Argentina
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 12 in)
Playing position Centre forward
Club information
Current team
Ferro (On loan from Lanús)
Number TBA
Youth career
2001–2007 Rosario Central
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2009 Rosario Central 21 (4)
2010– Lanús 61 (12)
2011–2012 Rosario Central (loan) 43 (27)
2013 Barcelona SC (loan) 10 (1)
2013–2014 Rosario Central (loan) 15 (2)
2014–2016 Argentinos Juniors (loan) 32 (3)
2016– Ferro (loan) 8 (8)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17 october 2016.

Gonzalo Rubén Castillejos (born 5 March 1986 in Leones) is an Argentine football forward who plays for Argentinos Juniors, on loan from Rosario Central.

Club career[edit]

Rosario Central[edit]

Castillejos, begun his playing career with Rosario Central of the Argentine Primera División. He made his debut on 31 August 2007 in a 1–1 home draw with Olimpo. He scored his first goal for the club on 8 September 2009 in a 2–1 home win against River Plate.


In January 2010, the striker signed for Lanús, that paid around 2 million US dollars.[1] He scored two goals on his debut to help Lanús to come back to win 3–2 against Huracán on their opening fixture of the 2010 Clausura. The next weekend he scored one goal versus Boca Juniors, but his team lost 1–3 that night. On 7 April Lanús was losing 0–1 against Chacarita Juniors, but Castillejos scored 2 goals in the last 4 minutes of the match.[2]


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