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Fernando Gamboa

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Full name  Fernando Andres Gamboa
Name  Fernando Gamboa
Years  Team
Role  Footballer
1988–1993  Newell's Old Boys
Playing position  Defender
1993–1994  River Plate

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Date of birth  (1970-10-28) 28 October 1970 (age 45)
Place of birth  Marcos Juarez, Argentina

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Fernando Andrés Gamboa (born 28 October 1970 in Marcos Juárez, Córdoba) is a retired Argentine footballer and coach who played as a defender.


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Playing career

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Gamboa started his playing career in 1988 with Newell's Old Boys where he won two league championships.

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In 1991, he was part of the Argentina squad that won the Copa América 1991

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He joined River Plate in 1993, and after 12 league games in the 1993–94 season he moved to Boca Juniors.

Between 1996 and 1999 Gamboa played for Oviedo in Spain, before returning for a second spell with Newell's Old Boys.

Towards the end of his career he played for Chacarita Juniors and Argentinos Juniors in Argentina, Colo-Colo in Chile and Grasshoppers Zurich of Switzerland.

Coaching career

Gamboa started his managerial career coaching Newell's Old Boys. In 2009 replaced Ricardo Zielinski in Chacarita Juniors signing until June 2010 and assisted Ricardo Lunari. However, they were sacked before the end of their contract. On May 2010 he signed for CD Veracruz of the Mexican second division. On September 2010 Gamboa agreed to replace Antonio Mohamed as head coach of Colón. The board of directors of Colon sacked him soon after the club lost 2–0 against Olimpo in a league match on 9 April 2011.


Newell's Old Boys
  • Primera División Argentina: 1990–91, Clausura 1992
  • River Plate
  • Primera División Argentina: Clausura 1993
  • Grasshoppers Zurich
  • Swiss Super League: 2002–03
  • International

  • Copa América: 1991
  • References

    Fernando Gamboa Wikipedia

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