2 injured Colombia women’s players in hospital
Two players for Colombia’s women’s team were hospitalized with
injuries on Tuesday.
Midfielder Catalina Usme was carried off in first-half stoppage
time at St. James Park with a right knee injury and was eventually
admitted to Spire Washington Hospital.
Forward Ingrid Vidal was taken to Royal Victoria Infirmary by
ambulance two hours after the match for dehydration.
Substitute Melissa Ortiz dislocated her right shoulder but did
not join either of her teammates in the hospital.
Colombia was eliminated from its first Olympic tournament after
losing all three matches without scoring a goal.