Castrillón playing for Colorado Rapids on 4/1/12
|Full name||Jaime Alberto Castrillón Vásquez|
|Date of birth||April 5, 1983|
|Place of birth||Puerto Nare, Colombia|
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|2009||→ Nanchang Bayi (loan)||17||(3)|
|2010||→ Once Caldas (loan)||31||(5)|
|2015||Jacksonville Armada FC||15||(2)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 29 December 2016.
Castrillón began his career with top Colombian side Independiente Medellín in 2002. As one of the top midfielders in Colombia he helped Medellín in capturing the Colombian Primera A title in 2002 and 2004. He appeared in almost 300 appearances with "El Poderoso de la Montaña" in his eight years with Medellín. In 2009, he left Colombia and joined Chinese club Nanchang Bayi, remaining at the club for one year. In 2010, he returned to Colombia, this time as the star signing for Once Caldas ahead of its participation in the 2010 Copa Libertadores, and was once again a key figure in helping his new club capture a Colombian Primera A title. In 2011, he returned to Independiente and had a fine season scoring 11 goals for the club.
Castrillón made his debut for Colombia in 2004. He has been a prominent member of the national squad appearing in 29 games for his nation. He played in Copa América 2004 and Copa América 2007 scoring in the 2007 tournament. Also in the Colombian national football team he scored 4 goals in a match against America.
- Scores and results list Colombia's goal tally first.
|1.||17 July 2005||NRG Stadium, Houston, United States||Mexico||1–0||2–1||2005 CONCACAF Gold Cup|
|2.||28 December 2005||Mestalla Stadium, Valencia, Spain||Valencian Community||1–1||1–2||Friendly|
|3.||2 July 2007||Estadio José Pachencho Romero, Maracaibo, Venezuela||Argentina||2–3||2–4||2007 Copa América|
|4.||5 July 2007||Estadio Metropolitano de Cabudare, Cabudare, Venezuela||United States||1–0||1–0||2007 Copa América|
|5.||22 August 2007||Dick's Sporting Goods Park, Commerce City, United States||Mexico||1–0||1–0||Friendly|
- Champions Colombian Primera A, 2002 and 2004 Independiente Medellín
- Champions Colombian Primera A, 2010 Once Caldas
- Champions Colombian C division, 2001 Independiente Medellín
- 3rd Place finish at 2003 FIFA World Youth Championship
- 4th-place finish with Colombia Senior team at Copa America 2003 Peru
- "Castrillón y Castillo, las nuevas caras del Atlético". vanguardia.com. Retrieved 23 February 2016.
- Caldas prepares to again be Champion (in Spanish) Archived 2012-07-08 at Archive.is
- Castrillon returns to Medellin (in Spanish) Archived 2014-12-27 at the Wayback Machine.
- "Castrillón, Jaime". National Football Teams. Retrieved 5 April 2017.