Edwin Congo, an ex-Real Madrid striker has been arrested by Real Madrid as part of their inquiry into a cocaine smuggling gang.
According to reports, Congo who signed for Real Madrid in 1999 but did not play for the team was arrested by Spanish released but has been released.
As part of the investigations go on, 10 people have already been detained. The Spanish police as part of the efforts to tackle drug trafficking have ramped up investigation into drug cartels in the country riding on the lockdown as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
Although the ex-Real Madrid Colombian player did not play for Real Madrid, he shone like a thousand stars in Sporting Gijon and Levante.
His most recent job was as a football pundit on one of the popular TV stations in Spain. It is yet to be known if this drug-related arrest will affect his appearance on TV.