Most Memorable Moments In FIFA World Cup History (25 Images)


2. Consequences of a Goal

The 1994 world cup held in the United States of America is a memory Colombia can never forget. USA and Colombia had a match, where Colombian team had to beat America on their home ground, the game was going fine with an equal 1-1 score until footballer Andres Escobar of Colombia scored an own goal by mistake, they lost the match and got out of the competition. Two days later Andres Escobar was out with his girlfriend when an unknown man shot him 12 times; the player died right there in front of his girlfriend. Every time he has shot the killer shouted ‘goal’ which proved that he was killed by a fan of the team for his own goal mistake.

Andres Escobar of Colombia scored an own goa

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