Former Colombia international Diego Osorio caught trying to 'smuggle over 1kg of cocaine in his underwear'
Former Colombian international Diego Osorio has been caught trying to smuggle over 1kg of cocaine, allegedly hidden in his underwear, from Colombia to Spain on Thursday.
The 46-year-old former defender was also arrested for possession and trafficking in Miami in August 2002.
He told agents who caught him in the Jose Maria Cordova airport in Rionegro that he was trying to 'pay off a debt'.
The 1.145kg cache of cocaine, which has an estimated street value of around £40,000, was allegedly concealed in Osorio's underwear as he attempted to catch a flight to Spain.
Osorio, who spent the most... read more
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