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ENRIQUE CASTRO GONZÁLEZ

QUINI

ENRIQUE CASTRO GONZÁLEZ
Date of birth
23/09/1949
Original of
 Oviedo (Astúries)
Date of death
27/02/2018

Seasons at the club
1980 - 1984
Line up
Striker
Scorer of FC Barcelona's 3000th goal in the league. He inherited the name Quini from his father. Known as "El Brujo" and "Quinocho". While playing for the Club, he was kidnapped on 01/03/1981. He was freed by police on 25/03/1981 in Zaragoza. The Club paid tribute to him at the Camp Nou (09/10/84) and he was later given another by Sporting when he retired (21/08/87). Since then he has been connected to the Asturian club in various ways, working as a coach and as team delegate. His brother Jesús Castro was a legendary Sporting goalkeeper who died heroically by drowning in the sea after saving two children. A park in Gijón is named Hermanos Castro (Castro Brothers) and since 2015, he has had a street named after him.

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5SEASONS 141Oficial matches 10914Minutes played 72Goals 4Yellow cards 0Red cards
1980-81 41 3491 28 1 0
1981-82 42 3723 30 2 0
1982-83 29 1694 4 1 0
1983-84 29 2006 10 0 0
2020-21 17 1080 0 0 0

CAREER QUINI At FC Barcelona

141
matches
played
Titles and individual awards
Copa del Rey
2
Copa del Rey
League Cup
1
League Cup
La Liga's Best Spanish Player (Don Balón) 1978-79; Pichichi trophy 1973-74, 1975-76, 1979-80, 1980-81, 1981-82, second 1978-79 and third 1970-71; Pichichi trophy Second Division 1969-70, 1976-77; Marca Leyenda trophy 2012

CAREER
  • Don Bosco, Ensidesa U19 (1965-1967)
  • Ensidesa (1967-1968)
  • Spgoldting Gijón (1968-1980)
  • FC Barcelona (1980-1984)
  • Spgoldting Gijón (1984-1987)
MAJOR INTERNATIONAL TOURNAMENTS
  • Wgoldld cup 1978 1982
  • European Football Championship 1980
  • European Football Championship Amateur 1970 (champion)
Played with QUINI
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