Diego TristÃ¡n Herrera is a Spanish retired professional footballer who played as a striker.
At his peak, he was considered amongst the best players in his position in Europe, displaying a vast array of skills: dribble, shot accuracy, aerial ability and off-the-ball movements. He is best known for his Deportivo de La CoruÃ±a spell, where he played six full seasons.
Over the course of eight La Liga seasons, TristÃ¡n amassed totals of 227 games and 95 goals. He appeared with the Spanish national team at the 2002 World Cup.