Faryd Mondragon


Faryd Mondragon Bio

Who is Faryd Mondragon

Faryd Camilo Mondragón Alí is a retired Colombian national footballer who played with Colombian national team since 1993. He played as a goalkeeper lastly for Deportivo Cali in the Colombian First Division.

Early Life (Childhood)

He starting playing in his country at Deportivo Cali and the Independiente Santa Fe. In 1993, his career started to flourish when he joined with Argentinos Juniors the most exclusive championship of Argentina.

Interesting Facts

On 24 June 2014, at the age of 43 he made history of oldest player played in FIFA World cup. He ended his football career last playing with his original professional club Deportivo Cali, on 30 January 2012.

Personal Life

He is a happily married footballer whose spouse name is Adriana Mondragon. This perfect couple have two baby boys namely are Paolo Mondragon and Lucca Mondragon.


He was a member of the Colombian national team in two Copa América tournaments, two CONCACAF Gold Cups that and competed at 1992 Summer Olympics and the 1994,1998, 2014 FIFA World Cup.


There is a rumor that he is going to share his goalkeeping skills to the national team for the effective progress being a assistant coach of Colombia.