‘The Two Escobars’ Links Soccer and Drug Trafficking

The Two Escobars (Jeff Zimbalist and Michael Zimbalist, 2010) develops an intriguing thesis: how drug trafficking bolstered the Colombian soccer team to new heights and resulted in the death of one of its greatest players. The two Escobars profiled in this ESPN 30 for 30 documentary are AndrĂ©s Escobar and Pablo Escobar. AndrĂ©s Escobar was…