Roberto Carlos Mario Gómez
|Full name||Roberto Carlos Mario Gómez|
|Date of birth||February 27, 1957|
|Place of birth||Mar del Plata, Argentina|
|1980–1987||Ferro Carril Oeste||135||(3)|
|2004||Gimnasia La Plata|
|2007-2007||Club Atlético Belgrano|
|2010||Club Atlético Tucumán|
|2011–2012||Ferro Carril Oeste|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
Gómez has been known as Roberto Gómez during his playing career and as Mario Gómez during his coaching career.
Gómez started playing in 1979 for Club Atlético Kimberley de Mar del Plata. in 1980 he was signed for Ferro Carril Oeste by manager Carlos Timoteo Griguol. Gómez played through Ferro's glory years in the 1980s, helping the side to win two Nacional championships in 1982 and 1984.
Gómez made 135 appearances for Ferro between 1980 and 1987.
Titles as a player
|Nacional 1982||Ferro Carril Oeste||Primera División Argentina|
|Nacional 1984||Ferro Carril Oeste||Primera División Argentina|
After retiring as a player Gómez became Griguol's assistant, working alongside him at Ferro and at Gimnasia de La Plata.
In 1999 Gómez took over as manager of Mallorca, but he was not allowed to continue in the job because the regulations required 2 full years of managerial experience, he was only in charge for 5 games (2 draws, 3 defeats).
In 2004 Gómez returned to Argentina to take over as manager of Gimnasia de La Plata where he famously said "fútbol argentino lo gobiernan los hinchas" (football in Argentina is governed by the fans)
In December 2004 he took over at Gimnasia y Esgrima de Jujuy, guiding them to the 2nd division championship in Clausura 2005 and promotion to the Primera División. The next season he helped Gimnasia maintain their place in the Primera with a 4th place finish in the Clausura 2006.
In 2006 Gómez joined struggling Quilmes but could not turn the club's fortunes around, failing to win any of his six games in charge. Gómez then returned to Gimnasia de Jujuy.
In June 2009 Mario Gómez agreed to sign a contract as a manager with Greek team Asteras Tripolis. A new team with high ambitions and many Argentine players. On 9 March 2010 Last-place Club Atlético Tucumán officials sacked Osvaldo Sosa and replaced him with the former Asteras Tripolis coach.
In July 2011 Gómez rejoined his old club Ferro Carril Oeste as manager.
Titles as a manager
|Clausura 2005||Gimnasia y Esgrima de Jujuy||Primera B Nacional|