Deyna Castellanos, without time to shine at Atlético

first_imgThe adaptation period of Deyna Castellanos at Atlético de Madrid is not being easy at all. The Venezuelan, who just a few days ago (April 18) turned 21 in the middle of the quarantine, landed in Madrid on January 2 to face your first adventure in European football and in a league of the highest level. A major challenge for the Venezuelan media player, who starred in one of the bombings of the winter market after everyone considered her arrival at Tacon or future Real Madrid Feminine tied. Coming from college football, after shine at Florida State University (USA), where he scored 47 goals and distributed 20 assists in a total of 77 games played, Deyna Castellanos made it to the rojiblanco club after a month without competing at the team level (the US League ended in late November). In this way, the talented forward is immersed in a period of adaptation to the rhythm and level of Spanish competition. A phase in which it has had a substitute role and which has been interrupted by the coronavirus health crisis. “I think I am adapting very well at Atlético. Every time I feel more comfortable. Hope to see myself as a starter soon. I know that this team has the ability to win many prizes and being part of them would be incredible, “said the player in an interview on Instagram a week ago. Deyna, who has millions of followers on their social networksShe continues to show her followers how she carries out the quarantine, in which in addition to training very hard, she has demonstrated good skills as a cook. The footballer from Maracay barely He has played 140 ‘, spread over five matches in the First Iberdrola and one in the Queen’s Cup. With little filming, the Venezuelan star has expressed on more than one occasion his great desire to be a starter in the rojiblanco team, where he has fitted in very well with dressing room heavyweights such as Lola Gallardo, Menayo or Virginia Torrecilla. Aware of the change of pace upon arrival in Spain, Deyna expressed a few months ago in an interview with AS that she liked Atleti’s style of play: “Here is a different rhythm. I really like the game of touch and possession that we have at Atlético de Madrid, something that was not seen much in the United States, because for my style it is much more attractive “.A footballer with great projectionAlthough he needs to acclimatize to the Spanish League, Deyna Castellanos has a great soccer career. At just 15 years old, the Venezuelan debuted with the Venezuelan national team in the 2014 Copa América. Throughout her professional career she has already achieved two South American championships (2013 and 2016), a Golden Boot in the FIFA U-17 World Cup (2014), a FIFA award for the best Sub 15 player (2015), a championship of the conference (2016 and 2018) and a Bronze Boot in the FIFA U17 World Cup (2016), in addition to having been Finalist for the FIFA The Best Award (2017), the FIFA Puskas Award (2017) and NCAA National Champion (2018). Without a doubt, a career that leaves no one indifferent.The young attacker, the image of FIFA and Conmebol, is ambitious and seeks to continue to shine in the Madrid club. “I have come to Atlético to win the Champions League “, he assured in the interview with AS. For now, with the competition and training suspended due to the health crisis, Deyna will not be able to prove her worth in the green, but the Venezuelan trains hard from home to be able to reach her best level and continue to succeed in soccer, where she has already left a great letter of introduction.last_img read more