Nery Castillo

Born Jun 13, 1984

Nery Alberto Castillo Confalonieri, is a Mexican international footballer who currently plays for Liga MX club León on loan from C.F. Pachuca. He has also been called up to the Mexico national team. He began his career at Uruguayan club Danubio, moving to Greece at the age of 16 to play for Olympiacos. Castillo spent seven years at Olympiacos, gradually developing into a regular starter over a three-year period.… Read More

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1984 Birth Born on June 13, 1984.


In early 2006 his father (also his agent) began negotiations with the Mexican club Chivas de Guadalajara, but talks were interrupted because Olympiacos weren't interested in negotiating for the player at the time. … Read More
He made his international debut for Mexico on 2 June 2007 vs Iran, and represented his country in the 2007 CONCACAF Gold Cup and the 2007 Copa America. … Read More
2008 24 Years Old 1 More Event
He played his first match for Manchester City on 5 January 2008 in the third round of the FA Cup, away to West Ham United.
2009 25 Years Old After Shakhtar Donetsk had failed to even include Castillo on the bench for the first two matches of the 2009/2010 season he was loaned to Ukrainian league rivals Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk for a year on 30 July 2009.
2010 26 Years Old On 17 July 2010, the Chicago Fire announced the signing of Castillo as their newest designated player. … Read More
Castillo joined Aris on a six-month loan on 19 January 2011.
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