An own goal is a goal where a player puts the ball into his own net. When own goals are scored it brings grief and pain to the player, team and the fans. This pain made Colombian fans to kill Andres Escobar who scored an own goal during the 1994 FIFA World Cup.
Scoring an own goal, is seen by many as normal in football. But in time past, this had led to grievous provocation, leading to the death of players involved. Andres Escobar was unfortunately killed, for scoring an own goal. Escobar is a Colombian soccer player who also played for BSC Young boys, and Atletico Nacional as a defender.
Sometimes life don't get easy for some people thereby costing them their lives at a tender age. Although football can be classified as a game of exercise but that does not stop the fact that some of them also dies young. If you don't believe, then this article will make you do. There has been many news flying around about an African player who died at the age of 37 who is a former Ghana striker Stephen Owusu after been confirmed from serious and long term illness. His death was confirmed by Wazito FC who he
During the 1994 FIFA World Cup, after Columbia was eliminated from the tournament, some of the citizens were so disappointed that they had to murder the footballer who caused the elimination. Today in this article, we will be viewing the story of this footballer and the main reason behind his murder.
Football is a game of love but there will be a time when a simple mistake will dent your name within your fans. There are some of the players that made a mistake that led to their teams defeat their fans will start booing and mocking them. In this article, I want to list out the players that made a mistake that football fans can never forget.
Many football fans especially the new generations would have heard of this sad story, while those who are above 35 years might be opportuned to have watched that game live on that day in 1994.A game which turned out to be an historic game especially for Nigerians who have used the incident in another form.
Let's pay some respect to a talented footballer, Andres Escobar, who lost his life tragically 26 years ago because he mistakenly scored an own goal. On the 2nd of July, 1994, the world of soccer was sent into grief after Andres Escobar, a renowned Colombian footballer was assassinated in his country because he scored an own goal. Andres Escobar was a Colombian football player who played as a defender for Atletico Nacional and the Colombian national football team. He was nicknamed "The Gentleman", due to his
Andrés Escobar Saldarriaga was a versatile Colombian National association football player who played as a defender. He played the game for Atlético Nacional, BSC Young Boys, and the Colombia national team. Andrés Escobar Saldarriaga was Nicknamed "The Gentleman", because of his his clean style of play and calmness on the football pitch.
Violent crimes have caused pains to different people across the globe, which left many families in grieve for the loss of loved ones. These crimes have affected people from all walks of life, regardless of one's social status in the society and some professional athletes were not spared from it.
Kindly like and follow this page to read my next article coming in a few hours. Andres Escobar ........at this point he was alone in the almost dark car park, the day has been far spent and all his friends have dispersed. It has been an eventful night for Andres Escobar and what he needed right then was a good sleep. He was dragging on his last stick of cigarette when he saw them. Three mean looking men slouched out of the darkness and walked towards him, it's already 3am and the parking lot was deserted. This
Heartbreaking Story Of Escobar The Footballer Who Was Killed For Scoring an Own Goal in 1994 News about the death of a Columbian footballer made headlines back in the 90s. The news was about the death of a 27-year-old Colombian national team player who was shot dead some days after the national team lost to USA. This news really hurt a lot of people because the player who was killed had a very promising career in football. He was named Andres Escobar, and he was born in the year 1967 to parents who really loved
The Player Murdered For An Own Goal Andres Escobar, 27 Year Old From Medellin,Colombia His Parents Were Dario Escobar and beatriz saldarriagaAndres Escobar Was Born In 13 March 1967 and was Killed in 1994 in medellin,he was a Colombian player who played as a centre back.
Football is the most popular and best sport in the world. The varieties of competitions across the world make it amazing and sometimes life-threatening. There have been a lot of players that have been threatened for one reasons or the other in the game. One popular example is that of the late Andres Escobar. Andres Escobar was a Colombian footballer who played as a defender. Born on 13 March, 1967, he had played for Young Boys BSC and the Colombian national team. Escobar wore the jersey number 2 and he made
Top 5 most tragic and sad moments in football history that bring tears to the eyes Introduction Football is a beautiful game that is meant to unite people together and to have a good time. But it is not always sweet, there have been some tragic moments in football. Below I have compiled a list of some of the most tragic moments in the history of football. 1. The death of Andres Escober: Andres Escobar was Colombian defender who played for the Colombian national team as a defender. He was killed after the after
Football is a game of love as regarded by many football experts and pundits. Fans always feel happy when their team is winning and feel sad whenever their team is losing. A certain Colombian player was killed for scoring an own goal in a major tournament. It was gathered that the own goal contributed to his team's elimination from the competition.
Famous dead football players who are not among us anymore. They are not among us anymore, but their memory will always remain with us and with football fans, especially older ones. 1. Diego Maradonadied on November 25, 2020, at the age of 60 in Buenos Aires due to a cardiac arrest, Diego Maradona is an Argentinian legendary footballer as big as legends like Pele and Johan Cryuff. He’s indeed the best footballer Argentina has ever had alongside the top Argentinian footballer, Lionel Messi. Maradona was and
Andrés Escobar Saldarriaga (13 March 1967 – 2 July 1994) was a Colombian footballer who played as a defender.He played for Atlético Nacional, BSC Young Boys, and the Colombia national team.
Death is an inevitable event that happens to all human being, Everybody must die.... Here are sad and unforgettable events that happened in the world of Football, Eight players that died tragically on and off the pitch... The world of football will never forget our Heroes that lost their while lives playing the beautiful game of football. RIP LEGENDS!!! #1 Andres Escobar This happens to be the most well known and also one of the most shocking incidents in the world of football. The assassination of Andres Escobar.
Own goal is a very disappointing occurrence for football players, when a player put the ball into his own net the opponent get a score. Own goals are often mistaken especially when the players are panicking. I want to discuss a Colombian player Andres Escobar who got killed because he scored an awful own goal when he was participating in 1994 world cup. He was nicknamed “The Gentleman” because of the way he chooses to play. He plays for Atletico National but was offered a contract by Ac Milan before he died.