Carlos Castro Borja

Carlos Castro Borja
Personal information
Full nameCarlos Alfonso Castro Borja
Date of birth (1967-08-01) August 1, 1967 (age 50)
Place of birth San Salvador, El Salvador
Height1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)
Playing positiondefender
Youth career
1986Real Destroyer
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
1986ADET
1987Chalatenango
1988-1993Atletico Marte
1994Grazer AK
1995-1997FAS
1998Zacapa
1999-2000Luis ׁngel Firpo
2001-2003San Salvador F.C.
National team
1989-2000El Salvador57(6)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 8 February 2011.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 8 February 2011

Biography

Carlos Alfonso Castro Borja (given birth to August 1, 1967 in San Salvador, Un Salvador) is a retired Salvadoran soccer player. His placement was defender.

Club career

In 1985, he became portion of Destroyer in the B Little league and in 1986 produced his Premier Little league debut with ADET and used in C.D. Chalatenango to try out alongside numbers like Mauricio Cienfuegos, Carlos "Carlanga" Rivera and Edgar "Kiko" Henriquez. After that he campaigned with C.D. Atlético Marte where he obtained prominence and was called to the nationwide squad. He was also called Most Valuable Participant in the 1st department for Atlético Marte in 1990.Played also in C.D. FAS, Zacapa of Guatemala, C.D. Luis Ángel Firpo, C.D. Águila and performed in Austria with Grazer AK in the next Bundesliga and lastly with San Salvador F.C..

International career

Also in 1985 he formed component of an array of youth who participated within a tournament in Trinidad and Tobago and on the Central American Games held in Guatemala.Castro Borja was symbolic within the country wide group in the many years of 1992 to 1997. He's still remembered among the many passionate players who defended his nationwide colors. He previously great physical strength, his sweeper abilities were to end up being admired and in addition caused complications for rival strikers. He participated in the 1990, 1994, 1998 and 2002 Globe Cup qualification advertising campaign. He have scored the champion against Mexico in the 1994 Globe Cup qualifiers, that was the very first time Un Salvador got defeated Mexico in a number of years.

International goals

# Date Location Opponent Rating Result Competition 1 18 Feb 1992 Estadio Cuscatlán, San Salvador, Un Salvador  USA 1-0 2-0 Friendly match 2 19 July 1992 Estadio Rigoberto López, Managua, Nicaragua  Nicaragua 3-0 5-0 1994 FIFA Globe Cup certification 3 23 July 1992 Estadio Cuscatlán, San Salvador, Un Salvador  Nicaragua 1-0 5-1 1994 FIFA Globe Cup certification 4 23 July 1992 Estadio Cuscatlán, San Salvador, Un Salvador  Nicaragua 3-0 5-1 1994 FIFA Globe Cup certification 5 4 Apr 1993 Estadio Cuscatlán, San Salvador, Un Salvador  Mexico 1–0 2–1 1994 FIFA Globe Cup certification 6 23 July 2000 Estadio Cuscatlán, San Salvador, Un Salvador  Saint Vincent as well as the Grenadines 2–1 7–1 2002 FIFA Globe Cup qualification

Retirement

After finishing his football career with San Salvador FC, he traveled to NEVADA, Nevada, where he presently resides along with his family and is in charge of the institution of soccer work by Cruz Azul.

Titles

Season Team Name 1991 Atlético Marte CONCACAF Glass Winners Glass 1994–1995 C.D. FAS Primera División de Fútbol Profesional Clausura 1999 C.D. Luis Ángel Firpo Primera División de Fútbol Profesional Clausura 2000 C.D. Luis Ángel Firpo Primera División de Fútbol Profesional

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