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Radamel Enrique García King (16 April 1957 – 3 January 2019) was a Colombian footballer. He competed in the men's tournament at the 1980 Summer Olympics.[1] He was the father of Colombian international, Radamel Falcao García.[1] He died on 3 January 2019, aged 61.[2]

Radamel García
Personal information
Full name Radamel Enrique García King
Date of birth (1957-04-16)16 April 1957
Place of birth Santa Marta, Colombia
Date of death 3 January 2019(2019-01-03) (aged 61)
Place of death Santa Marta, Colombia
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1976 Union Magdalena
Independiente Santa Fe
Atletico Junior
Independiente Medellin
Deportes Tolima
Atletico Bucaramanga
National team
1978-1988 Colombia
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only


  1. ^ a b Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Radamel García Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 27 October 2018.
  2. ^ "Falleció Radamel García King, padre del jugador Radamel Falcao García" (in Spanish). Retrieved 4 January 2019.