Archive for Saturday, July 2, 2011

KU soccer player Liana Salazar playing in World Cup for Colombia

July 2, 2011


Kansas University freshman soccer player Liana Salazar will compete for Colombia in today’s FIFA women’s World Cup game against Team USA in Germany. Colombia lost to Sweden, 1-0, in the first round.

Salazar arrived on KU’s campus in January. The Bogota, Colombia, native collected four assists and a goal in six spring matches.

Salazar has started for both the U-17 and U-20 Colombian teams, but this year is her first competing at the senior level.


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