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Andrés Escobar

Andrés Escobar

Andrés Escobar Saldarriaga was a Colombian footballer who played as a defender. He played for Atlético Nacional, BSC Young Boys, and the Colombia national team. Escobar was murdered in the aftermath of the 1994 FIFA World Cup, reportedly as punishment for having scored an own goal which contributed to the team's elimination from the tournament. ... more on Wikipedia

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