Gabriel Ochoa Uribe
|Date of birth||November 20, 1929|
|Place of birth||Sopetrán, Colombia|
|1946-1948||América de Cali|
|1955-1956||America FC (RJ)|
|1979-1991||América de Cali|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of September 2008.
Gabriel Ochoa Uribe (born November 20, 1939 in Sopetrán) is a former Colombian football player and manager. He won four league titles and the Copa Colombia with Millonarios as a player and a remarkable 14 league titles as a manager making him the most successful Colombian coach of all time.
Ochoa Uribe started his playing career at the age of 17 in 1946, his first club was América de Cali. In 1959 he joined Millonarios where he won four league titles playing alongside the great Alfredo di Stéfano. In April 1955 he moved for one year to Rio de Janeiro in Brazil not only to play for America FC but also to further his studies in sports medicine. With America FC he became under coach Martim Francisco runner up in the Championship of Rio de Janeiro. Thereafter he returned to Bogotá where he played again for Los Millonarios until 1958 when he took over as coach of the club.
In his first two spells as manager of Millonarios Ochoa Uribe led them to four league titles. He also had a short spell coaching the Colombia national team.
He returned to Millonarios between 1970 and 1977, he won his tenth league title with the club as player and coach with the 1972 league championship.
Titles as a player
Titles as a manager
- Colombian league (6): 1959, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1972
- Colombian league (1): 1966
América de Cali
- Colombian league (7): 1979, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1990
- (Spanish) América profile