Mauricio Castillo

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Mauricio Castillo
Personal information
Full name Mauricio Castillo Contreras[1]
Date of birth (1987-06-19) 19 June 1987 (age 29)[1]
Place of birth San José, Costa Rica[1]
Height 1.71 m (5 ft 7 12 in)[1]
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010–2014 Saprissa 50 (3)
2011–2012 Belén (loan) 33 (5)
2013 Cartaginés (loan) 11 (4)
2014 Qingdao Jonoon (loan) 25 (3)
2015-present Cartaginés
National team
2012– Costa Rica 8 (1)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19:16, 4 December 2014 (UTC).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 19:16, 4 December 2014 (UTC)
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Castillo and the second or maternal family name is Contreras.

Mauricio Castillo Contreras (born 19 June 1987) is a Costa Rican international footballer who plays professionally for Cartaginés, as a midfielder.

Club career[edit]

Castillo has played for Saprissa, Belén, Cartaginés and Qingdao Jonoon.[1][2][3][4]

In January 2015, Castillo rejoined Cartaginés.[5]

International career[edit]

Castillo made his debut for Costa Rica in 2012.[2] He has represented his country in FIFA World Cup qualification matches,[6] and played at the 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup.[citation needed]


  1. ^ a b c d e Mauricio Castillo profile at Soccerway. Retrieved 4 December 2014.
  2. ^ a b "Mauricio Castillo". National Football Teams. Retrieved 4 December 2014. 
  3. ^ Fernando Gutiérrez (7 January 2013). "Mauricio Castillo ya se incorporó a los entrenamientos del Cartaginés" (in Spanish). La Nación. Retrieved 4 December 2014. 
  4. ^ Erika Rojas (24 February 2014). "Mauricio Castillo deja el Saprissa para jugar en China" (in Spanish). Al Día. Retrieved 4 December 2014. 
  5. ^ Mauricio Castillo se integró a los entrenamientos de Cartaginés - Nación (Spanish)
  6. ^ Mauricio CastilloFIFA competition record