Date Of Birth: 24/05/2003
Place Of Birth: Belize
Best Foot: Right
1° Position: Half-winger
2° Position: Playmaker
Castillo has been playing for Marathon since his early ages in the world of football.
At 18 years old and wearing the number 65, a boy no taller than five feet tall is being the sensation in the Marathón of Martin ‘Tato’ Garcia that seeks to resurface in the Opening 2021.
Isaac Castillo, cipote from the Cabañas neighborhood in San Pedro Sula has had a dream week, because in 8 days his life has changed drastically after debuting last Tuesday with the first team of the Green Monster, a club to which he belongs from the U-8 of Leagues Minors, against Diriagén of Nicaragua for the Concacaf League.
The feeling he left in Managua was good, because everyone wondered who was that daring midfielder that the Uruguayan star García dared to leave the 90 minutes of said meeting and give him the ownership of a new account in what would be his first game of National League Sunday before Honduras Progress.
This Wednesday, already ‘hairy’ after his debut, he debuted as a scorer with Marathón by beating the goalkeeper with the right leg Bryan Cruz with a flush right inside the crescent of the Wolves UPFNM. It was the third goal of the Marathón at minute 35 ‘against the university students in the Estadio Yankel Rosenthal where his mother was, to whom he blew a kiss from the court to the stands.
“Isaac played an extraordinary game. The issue of young people must be given support and confidence, because we can all make a boy debut, but we have to transmit confidence. By playing a great game like today it makes me satisfied. When we arrived, Isaac was the sixth option as containment and we threw him on the field of play in an international competition; you have to take care of him, “said coach Garcia after Castillo’s first game on Tuesday at Concacaf.
Player index: It is a summary index of the player created by our algorithm: it is given by the events that the player has carried out during the match, which are represented by variables, which have a positive or negative weight. Each technical variable (pass, shot, interception, etc.) has a score that has been assigned by the Easyscout team, both thanks to Artificial Intelligence and the advice of coaches and match analysts. The measure is between 0 and 100.
Impact index: It is a percentage value that tells us how much the individual player has influenced during the match in relation to the overall team index. This value is obtained from the ratio between the player index and the overall team index.
Minutes index: Player index weighted based on the minutes the player has played in that particular match. The measure is between 0 and 1.
Player index: 19,42
Minutes index: 0,21
Average Allsvenskan midfielders index
Player index: 24,3
Minutes index: 0,31
Castillo is a typicall nr.8 that can play also as 6, able to play the ball with tecnique and able to be unpredictable by the opponents. He is a player difficoult to read by the opponents thanks to his speed and agility. He uses to move a lot without the ball looking to get a pass from a teammate and to manage the offensive and playmaking phase. He has a good dribbling ability and a good shooting quality. He has vision and accurancy in the passes.
Isaac has an extrovert charachter, his family comes from the working class that made him study during the football work because they are aware that to become a better player he must become a better person as well through study and principles.
-1.35 key pass per game (64% accurate)
-1.36 shoot per game
-0.94 cross per game (46% accurate)
-19 challenges - 3 aerial - 11 ground (35% won)
-2.2 dribbling per game (62% succesful)
-1 tackles per game (55% succesful)
-39 passes per game (82% accurate)
-0.14 goals per game
VS SIMON THERN (IFK Goteborg)
-1.50 key pass per game (61% accurate)
-0.91 shoot per game
-0.82 cross per game (11% accurate)
-8 challenges - 1 aerial - 7 ground (31% won)
-2 dribbling per game (46% succesful)
-1.3 tackles per game (40% succesful)
-35 passes per game (88% accurate)
-0.30 goals per game
Isaac is one of the best talent in Honduras that would be very much interesting to see in a European platform. He has lot of quality but it's a player to develop and wait. He can be seen as David Pizarro