The team suffers casualties for its debut in the Copa América.

The team suffers casualties for its debut in the Copa América.

Bad news for the Colombian Women's National Team, a few hours before the debut in the Copa América that started this Friday in Colombia.

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The team suffers casualties for its debut in the Copa América.

The coaching staff of the Colombia Women's Senior National Team reported this Friday afternoon that three players tested positive for covid-19 in recent tests.

These are the players Liana Salazar, Carolina Arias and Gabriela Rodríguez, who tested positive for covid-19 in the tests carried out on July 7.

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“They are in optimal health conditions However, following the CONMEBOL biosafety protocols and local regulations, the positive soccer players must remain in quarantine and may not have contact with third parties or members of their delegation. Once their days of isolation are over, they will be reintegrated into the squad, “says the Federation in a statement.

Thus, DT Nelson Abadía has to rethink his idea to face Colombia's debut, which will be this Friday against Paraguay. Of these three, Arias was emerging as a starter, being a sensitive loss for the team.

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