Category: Nery Castillo

The Fire's New #10

The Fire officially introduced Nery Castillo today and unveiled the new #10 jersey that Castillo will wear.  Castillo will presumably play in his preferred withdrawn forward role behind either Brian McBride or Collins John.  Both players should benefit greatly from playing with an individual that can create opportunities for himself as well as teammates.  While Castillo... Read more »

Fire to Introduce Castillo Thursday

The Fire will officially introduce Nery Castillo at a press conference at noon on Thursday.  Castillo is expected to beginning training with the team that morning. Given the late start in training I would assume that he would be doubtful to debut against the Galaxy on Sunday night. 

Fire Announce Nery Castillo as New DP - Lose to New England

Nery Castillo is the DP The Fire essentially crashed out of SuperLiga 2010 with a 1-0 loss to New England but the biggest story of the night was the addition of forward Nery Castillo to the roster as the team’s designated player.  Castillo should arrive this coming week for a physical and begin training with... Read more »