Clubs: Villarreal CF
Under-21 debut: 2-1 v Denmark (08/02/2011)
• Missed just a couple of games as Villarreal B finished in the lower reaches of the Spanish second division this season.
• Known for his excellent positional play and quick reflexes, Diego made his U21 debut earlier this year in a friendly against finals hosts Denmark.
• Was spotted by Villarreal scouts in 2004 and after being invited to a trial he was given a place in the club's academy.
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