HARRISON, N.J. (April 13, 2021) - New York Red Bulls II have signed defender Juan Castillo to a USL Championship contract pending federation and league approval, the club announced today.
Castillo, 18, most recently played for Millonarios FC U-20 in Copa Libertadores U-20.
“We are really excited to add a player that has Juan Castillo’s potential,” NYRB II Head Coach John Wolyniec said. “We look forward to working with a player that has a lot of the qualities that we admire in young players.”
The Tumaco, Colombia native has featured for Colombian Youth National Teams starting with the U-17’s and most recently appearing for the U-20’s.
“I feel very glad for this opportunity with New York Red Bulls II,” Castillo said. “I cannot wait to start the season and be part of this amazing organization.”
Transaction: New York Red Bulls II sign Juan Castillo to a USL Championship contract pending federation and league approval on April 13, 2021.
Date of Birth: October 3, 2002
Place of Birth: Tumaco, Colombia