Colombian midfielder who is known for his defensive prowess and goal-scoring ability. He signed with Argentina's Boca Juniors in 2016 after spending the first five years of his career in Colombia with Atletico Nacional.
He made his youth debut in 2006 with Atletico Nacional. He appeared in a friendly while on trial with Arsenal in early 2015 but was unable to obtain a work permit that would allow him to stay in England.
He won the 2013 South American Youth Championship with Colombia's U20 club. He made his senior debut with Colombia in 2016.
He has a son named Valentin with his wife Manuela. He has a brother named Julian.
He and James Rodriguez have played together on Colombia's national team.