‘Lillo’ joins #YouFirstTeam


Sporting de Gijón’s right-back, Manuel Castellano, is the last player to join #YouFirstTeam. Known as ‘Lillo’ (1989, Aspe), he began his career in Valencia with whom he made his debut in 2010/2011. Afterwards, he has been loaned to Elche, Almería, Alcoyano and Eibar, where he spent the last three seasons before signing with Sporting.

With the incorporation of Lillo, there are 19 You First players that compete in LaLiga Santander (Spanish national league) and 35 that compete in LaLiga 123 (second division of the Spanish league). Moreover, Alexia Putellas and FC Barcelona are in second position of the La Liga Iberdrola leaderboard (women’s Spanish national league).