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CULTURE

The Story Of Escobar, The Drug Lord Who Played Football With Maradona & Other Stars While In Prison

Pablo Escobar was a Colombian drug lord who amassed a lot of wealth from criminal activities. He is dubbed the wealthiest criminal in history, and his wealth came from smuggling cocaine into the United States. Escobar started his illegal activities in 1976, and he soon monopolized the trade in all of Colombia.

  8 months ago ago
The Story Of Escobar, The Drug Lord Who Played Football With Maradona & Other Stars While In Prison

SPORTS

Andres Escobar, the footballer that was killed for scoring an own goal

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.

  1 year ago ago
Andres Escobar, the footballer that was killed for scoring an own goal

SPORTS

How Escobar was killed for scoring an own goal in the World Cup

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.

  1 year ago ago
How Escobar was killed for scoring an own goal in the World Cup

CRIME

See The Colombian Farmer Who found Pablo Escobar's 600million Buried On His Farm.

THE LIFE OF CRIME DOESN'T PAY. Pablo Escobar was a notorious drug dealer, before he died it was said that he accumulated a huge sum of money though, there isn't a reliable source to count this drug barons achieved riches. However it is roughly estimated that he has a Networth of over $30billon he was the wealthiest criminal in history, and doesn't save his money with any bank due to the nature of his business. The Columbian drug lord who died in 1993 at the hight of his smuggling days. He supplied over 80percent

  1 year ago ago
See The Colombian Farmer Who found Pablo Escobar's 600million Buried On His Farm.

ENTERTAINMENT

5 Igbo Big Boys That Likes Spraying plenty Of Cash At Public Events

Sparying money at parties has been the norms at most parties in Nigeria, it has somehow become a culture among tribes especially the Yoruba and Igbo tribe. While some see the act of spraying money at parties as showoff, some see it as a way of making ceremony lively. Below are a list of socialite that like spraying money at events, church clubs e.t.c. Escobar smith Escobar smith is a Turkey based Nigerian businessman and socialite, he is also very popular for spraying wads of cash at social events. Escobar smith

  1 year ago ago
5 Igbo Big Boys That Likes Spraying plenty Of Cash At Public Events

SPORTS

The Footballer That Was Killed For Causing His Country Defeat.

Good day my readers here to bring you quality and Entertaining news at your finger tips. We have seen a lot of players scoring an own goals and many time lead to there team defeat. Like the last world cup which was in 2018 produced the most own goal with Nigeria scoring own goal. Let's dive in. In the 1994 world cup a player named Andres Escobar Saldarriagar born on the 13th of March 1967 in Medellin Columbia. The young defender wore the shirt number 2 for the national team.Escobar was the cause of Columbia's

  1 year ago ago
The Footballer That Was Killed For Causing His Country Defeat.

SPORTS

Story of a player killed after scoring an own goal

Escobar was born in medallion on 13 March 1967. He grew up in a middle class family. He attended colego calasanz and graduated from instituto conrado Gonzalez. He participated in school football teams before becoming a professional footballer. Escobar own goal occurred in Colombians second group match against the United States during the 1994 FIFA world cup . Stretching to block a cross from America mid fielder John Harkes, he inadvertently deflected the ball into his own net . The United States took a 1-0 lead

  1 year ago ago
Story of a player killed after scoring an own goal

ENTERTAINMENT

Meet The Man That Built A 5-Star Private Prison For Himself

When's it comes to drug lords that have existed in this world, one of the infamous names that will surface is Pablo Escobar.

  1 year ago ago
Meet The Man That Built A 5-Star Private Prison For Himself

SOCIETY

Meet Pablo Escobar, the Richest Drug Lord in History

Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria was born on the 1st of December 1949 in Columbia and was the founder of Medellin cartel, the biggest drug cartel at the time which controlled 80% of global cocaine market.

  1 year ago ago
Meet Pablo Escobar, the Richest Drug Lord in History

SOCIETY

What you need to know about "Pablo Escobar, " the most intelligent criminal in the world.

Pablo's Escobar had been forced to drop out of college because his family could not pay for his schooling. Leaving college was the very first step towards a life time of crime. He and his brother could steal head stones out of cemeteries and sand off the names so that they could sell them new tombstones. They perpetrated additional petty crimes to create a little bit of money. He started working for a smuggler after falling out of the school and made his first million dollars by age 22 back in 1975, Escobar

  1 year ago ago
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ENTERTAINMENT

See The Beautiful Place Pablo Escobar Was Buried

Pablo Escobar is one of the most notorious criminals that has ever walked this earth.Supplying drugs all over the world, he became a billionaire several times over and left a permanent scar on Colombia’s image in the process.

  1 year ago ago
See The Beautiful Place Pablo Escobar Was Buried

ENTERTAINMENT

Check Out Pictures of What Has Happened To Pablo Escobar's Colombia Estate

There are probably so many drug lords in history, some dangerously known and famous fro their horrible actions.However, very few are as famous as Colombia's infamous Pablo Escobar, whose cocaine enterprise, called the Medelin Cartel, wielded an estimated $30 billion at its highest peak in the mid-1980s, which makes him one of the Richest people on the planet at the time, and also to date, according to a post published by Biography.

  1 year ago ago
Check Out Pictures of What Has Happened To Pablo Escobar's Colombia Estate

SOCIETY

Abandoned Luxury Prison Pablo Escobar Built For Himself

Medellin Colombia has gained a global reputation for being violent and unstable mostly due to the actions of Pablo Escobar. Escobar heads the Medellin cartel from 1976-1993 and at the height of his career supplied 80 percent of the cocaine smuggled into the US and was eventually worth over 30 billion dollars (55 billion dollars today) by the 1990s, making him the wealthiest criminal in history.

  11 months ago ago
Abandoned Luxury Prison Pablo Escobar Built For Himself

CULTURE

The Greatest Criminal in History

Pablo Emilio Escobar was a Colombian drug-lord and a Narco terrorist. He died having a networth of 30 Billion USD. Now that’s a very huge number to register into one's mind. So let me break it into small fragments so that it is understandable.

  1 year ago ago
The Greatest Criminal in History

SOCIETY

‘His only offence was scoring an own goal and he was killed’, Remembering the late Andres Escobar.

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

  1 year ago ago
‘His only offence was scoring an own goal and he was killed’, Remembering the late Andres Escobar.

SPORTS

Someone said he looks like Escobar': Fred sees a familiar face during post-Leipzig interview

The journalist who met with the Brazilian on Wednesday reminds a lot to of people about the Colombian drug lord.  Fred was tasked with handling of the Portuguese-speaking media on Wednesday following Manchester United's 5-0 win against RB Lepzig.  Addressing the Esporte Interativo correspondent Fred Caldeira after the Old Trafford clash, the midfielder stated: "Somebody said he looks like Escobar!"  Fred wasn't the only one who saw the similarity, with Liverpool's Jurgen Klopp telling the journalist he looks

  1 year ago ago
Someone said he looks like Escobar': Fred sees a familiar face during post-Leipzig interview

CRIME

Columbia Drug Lord Pablo Escobar Secret "Safe" Found And Later Stolen. (History And Mystery)

According to Wikipedia Pablo Escobar was a Colombian drug lord and narcoterrorist who was the founder and sole leader of the Medellín Cartel. Dubbed "The King of Cocaine," Escobar is the wealthiest criminal in history, having amassed an estimated net worth of US$30 billion by the time of his death. We all know that the Columbia Drug Lord Pablo Escobar was notorious, gaining huge fame, wealth and power by smuggling cocaine from south America to the United States. In the early 1990s it was estimated that

  1 year ago ago
Columbia Drug Lord Pablo Escobar Secret

LIFESTYLE

Meet the richest and the world most dangerous drug lord in history.

Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria was a Colombian drug lord and narco terrorist who was the founder and sole leader of the Medellin Cartel. Pablo Escobar, in full Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria, (born December 1, 1949, Rionegro, Colombia died December 2, 1993, Medellin), Colombian criminal who is known as head of the Medellin cartel. More than two decades after his death, Pablo Escobar remains as well known as he was during his heyday as the head of the Medellin drug cartel.  Notoriously violent, powerful and ruthless,

  1 year ago ago
Meet the richest and the world most dangerous drug lord in history.

SPORTS

Top Tragic Occurences in Football History.

The Football World has witnessed some tragic events throughout the course of football history, including on field accidents, Stadium disasters, Plane Crashes and even Riots.

  1 year ago ago
Top Tragic Occurences in Football History.

SOCIETY

9 Pablo Escobar Facts You Didn't Know

Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria was a Colombian drug lord and narcoterrorist who was the founder and sole leader of the Medellín Cartel.  He was born December 1 1949 in Rionegro Colombia and died in December 2nd 1993. Now here some things you don't know about him. 1. Kidnapping and petty crimes made Escobar a millionaire at 22, he was a petty thief selling fake lottery tickets and stabbing people on the street and it escalated into more serious crimes in his late teens by smuggling marijuana and stealing cars.

  1 year ago ago
9 Pablo Escobar Facts You Didn't Know