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A sad story repeats itself in Colombia: 24 years after the murder of Escobar is the player with death threats

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The Colombian international Carlos Sanchez is using social media with death threats. That happened after he was in the match against Japan after only three minutes was excluded after handplay. From the subsequent penalty kick scored Kagawa the 1-0. Colombia eventually lost 2-1.

According to Colombian media, the police unit for cyber-crime to the investigation to find out who the threats against the midfielder has expressed.

The case evokes painful memories of what was, in 1994, the Colombian Andres Escobar was happening. After the world cup in the USA against the host country a owngoal had made that formed the basis of the elimination of Colombia, he was a few days later in Medellin shot. More than 100,000 people attended his funeral. The offender was later convicted.

According to the same Colombian resources would be the threats, the name Escobar.

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