Jorge Castro (footballer)

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Jorge Alejandro Castro
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Personal information
Full name Jorge Alejandro Castro Salazar
Date of birth (1990-09-11) September 11, 1990 (age 26)
Place of birth San José, Costa Rica
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Cartaginés
Number 86
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2013 Deportivo Saprissa 36 (10)
2013–2015 Start 36 (8)
2014 Sarpsborg 08 (loan) 14 (2)
2015 Brann (loan) 14 (2)
2016– Cartaginés 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18 March 2016.

Jorge Alejandro Castro Salazar (born 11 September 1990) is a Costa Rican football forward who currently plays for Cartaginés.

Club career[edit]

He started his career at Deportivo Saprissa before signing a four-year contract with Start in December 2012.[1]

International career[edit]

Castro played at the 2007 FIFA U-17 World Championship and 2009 FIFA World Youth Championship.[2]

He was part of the Costa Rica national football team squad for the 2011 Copa América, but did not play at all in the tournament.[3]

Career statistics[edit]

Season Club Division League Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
2013 Start Tippeligaen 29 6 4 1 33 7
2014 7 2 3 2 10 4
2014 Sarpsborg 08 14 2 2 0 16 2
2015 Brann OBOS-ligaen 14 2 4 4 18 6
Career Total 64 12 13 7 77 19

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jorge Alejandro Castro firmó con el IK Start de Noruega - Nación (in Spanish)
  2. ^ Jorge CastroFIFA competition record
  3. ^ Jorge Castro - Copa América 2011

External links[edit]