Byron Castillo

Byron Castillo

Byron Castillo
Quick Facts About Byron Castillo
Celebrated Name Byron Castillo
Age 23 years old
Nick Name Byron
Birth Name Byron David Castillo Segura
Birth Date 1998-11-10
Gender Male
Profession Footballer
Nationality Ecuadorian
Place of Birth Playas, Ecuador
Ethnicity Latino
Religion Catholic
Horoscope Scorpio
Father Miguel Castillo
Mother Esperanza Quintana
Brother Bayron Javier Castillo
Sexualorientation straight
Marital Status unmarried
Girlfriend single
Net Worth $1.5 million
Salary $100 thousand annually
Market Value €2.8 million
Height 5 ft 7 inches
Weight 64 kg
Body Build/Type Athletic
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Current Team Club Leon
Coach Renato Paiva
Position right back

The young emerging talent, Byron Castillo is well-known for his unique qualities as a footballer, including his interpretation of space, anticipation, intelligence, vision, passing, first touch, close control, and change of pace. He has perfect positioning, match awareness, coordination, leadership, technical ability, marking, great aerial ability, superb tackling, stamina, speed, and tactical knowledge. 

Who is Byron Castillo?

Byron Castillo is an Ecuadorian football player. He currently plays for Liga MX club León mainly as a right-back, and as a winger too. At the international level, he represents the Ecuador national team. This 23-year-old star has been described as the new rising talent of Leon FC and the most promising player on the Ecuador national team. 

Castillo began his early football career by joining the youth system of Norte América at the age of 14 in 2012. He made his debut as a senior while on loan at Deportivo Azogues. He made his Serie A debut with the Aucas on 7th February 2016, starting in a 1–2 away loss against Fuerza Amarilla. 

On 5th January 2017, Castillo was transferred to Barcelona SC. On 10 June 2022, Castillo was signed to Liga MX side Club León. In his International career, Castillo has represented Ecuador at under-17, and under-20 levels. He made his full international debut on 2 September 2021 against Paraguay. 


When was Byron Castillo born?

Byron Castillo was born on 10th November 1998 in Playas, a coastal city located in the province of Guayas, Ecuador. His birthname is Byron David Castillo Segura. He holds an Ecuadorian nationality and belongs to the Latino ethnic group. His star sign is Scorpio. He is a follower of Christianity. 

Castillo was born into a middle-class family. His father's name is Miguel Castillo and his mother's name is Esperanza Quintana. He was raised up along with his brother Bayron Javier Castillo who is deceased. As a teenager, he grew up playing football in Guayaquil, the second largest city in Ecuador. 

Byron Castillo Personal Life

If we take a glimpse at Castillo's social media accounts like Instagram, and Facebook we cannot trace or find any proof regarding his girlfriend or any link with the girl. In every photo and video posted by him, we can only find him clicking photos of himself or with his family and teammates. The main thing is that his parents have suggested giving his full focus on his football career and the obedient guy must have followed his parent's advice. 

From here we can know that he is a guy highly dedicated to his career and work. Possibly, his focus on his profession might have made this handsome player stay away from the relationship bound. But we are not 100 percent sure about his relationship background because who knows that he might have secretly dated his loved one.

How much is Byron Castillo's Net Worth?

As of August 2022, the net worth of Byron Castillo is estimated to be somewhere around $1.5 million. But this young talented lad will be earning more than one million in the coming days due to his emerging football career. In 2022, He joined the senior team of Leon and is really performing well in Liga MX. His current market value has become €2.8 million (updated on June 20, 2022). In mid-2022, she signed a contract with Liga MX side "Leon".  According to the contract, he will be earning around $100 thousand annually. 

How tall is Byron Castillo?

Byron Castillo is 5 ft 7 inches tall and his body weight is around 64 Kg. He has an Athletic build body. As a football player, he regularly does workouts and gym exercises to keep him fit and active. He has a cropped hairstyle that is black in color. His eyes color are Dark Brown. 

He always does heavy exercise which includes weight lifting, push-ups, Single-leg squats, Dumbbell bench step-ups, and others. He arrives every morning at the Leon FC football training center for warm-ups and training. He has tattoos carved on his hand and neck. 

Facts About Byron Castillo

  • #1He is ranked 13th among all players from Ecuador.
  • #2Some believes his birth place as Columbia.
  • #3He is very sociable.
  • #4His FIFA 2022 rating is 76.
  • #5He loves Arabian music.
  • #6He loves vacationing on boat.
  • #7He is good in singing too.
  • #8He loves continental cuisine.
  • #9Paris is his favorite holiday spot.
  • #10Swimming and listening music are his favorite hobbies.