Player Details


Juan Castilla


5' 7"


119 lbs

Date of Birth

7.27.2004 (17)



Position Detail

Central Midfielder

Preferred Side


Roster Category

Supplemental Slots 29-30

Player Category

Career Summary

HOW ACQUIRED: Signed a Homegrown contract on June 15, 2020

The youngest-ever Homegrown signing at age 15 last June, Castilla is a young midfielder with a combination of technical quality, composure and game insight. He was was one of four academy players called up by head coach Tab Ramos for preseason camp ahead of the 2020 season.

OUTSIDE MLS: Castilla was a key member of the Dynamo academy U-17 squad that qualified for the Generation adidas Cup Final last year at Houston Sports Park. It was the first time that the Dynamo Academy U-17s qualified for the final round of the annual tournament. The midfielder joined the Dynamo academy in 2016 as an 11-year-old to compete at the Under-12 level.