An elegant playmaker, a classic number 10, Carlos Valderrama was as well known for his ability with the ball as he was for his striking haircut.
He was voted South American player of the year in 1987 and 1993 in a playing career that spanned Colombia, France, Spain, where he played a season with Valladolid in the 1991-92 campaign, and finally the USA.
|Full name||Carlos Alberto Valderrama Palacio|
|Date of birth||02.09.1961|
|Place of birth||Santa Marta, Colombia|
|Trayectoria en LaLiga||R. Valladolid (1991/92)|
|Honours||1 Coupe de France, 2 Liga Águila|