FINALS / QUALIFYING CAMPAIGNS
FIRST FWC: 1962 LAST FWC: 2014
BEST ACHIEVEMENT: Quarter-finals 2014
The studious Argentinian has been at the helm since 2012 and has guided Los Cafeteros to consecutive World Cup appearances for the first time since the 1990s. He took charge of his own country at Germany 2006, before leading Colombia at Brazil 2014. Pekerman also has three FIFA U-20 World Cup titles with Argentina to his name.
The adidas Golden Boot winner at Brazil 2014 Rodriguez will hope to provide more goals for Colombia at Russia 2018.Currently on loan at Bayern Munich, the Cafeteros star won two FIFA Club World Cup titles with Real Madrid.