Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Hugo Alejandro Sotil YerÃ©n (born 8 March 1949 in Ica) is a Peruvian former professional football player. Nicknamed El Cholo, he played as a striker or midfielder. Together with Teofilo Cubillas and HÃ©ctor Chumpitaz, he was one of Peru''s most recognized football players of the 1970s. He also was a popular player in Peru, and a biopic on his life was released in that decade. He was part of the Peruvian squad that won the Copa AmÃ©rica 1975. He also played for Peru at the 1970 and 1978 FIFA World Cups. He won the 1973-74 La Liga title with FC Barcelona, with Johan Cruyff as a teammate.