Soccer manager best known for his time with clubs like CF Universidad de Chile and the Chilean national team. He won the Copa Sudamericana with Universidad de Chile in 2011.
He played youth soccer for the Newell's Old Boys from 1977 to 1979.
He was a promising player but suffered a severe leg injury which forced him to retire at age nineteen.
He has children named Alejandro and Sabrina.
He coached Alexis Sanchez on the Peruvian squad at the 2014 FIFA World Cup.