René Higuita

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Birthday
27, 1966
Birthplace
Medellín, Colombia
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
27, 1966 (age 52)
Birthplace
Medellín, Colombia

About

Former Colombian goalkeeper who pioneered a daring playing style that involved leaving the goal to pass, dribble, and even shoot. He is the fourth all-time leading goal-scorer for keepers with 41 career goals.

Before Fame

He began his youth career at Millonarios.

Trivia

He was nicknamed "El Loco" for his risky style of play.

Family Life

He has three children: Andres, Pamela, and Cindy.

Associated With

Cameroon striker Roger Milla scored on him to knock Colombia out of the 1990 World Cup.