Trinidad Defeated By Colombia & Costa Rica Footballers

Date Published: 
1936-01-22
Source: 
Jamaica Gleaner
Page: 
16

The touring Trinidad footballers who defeated Jamaica in three Test matches have at last tasted defeat. It is understood that before a football crowd of fifteen thousand in the municipal stadium at Barrabquilla, Colombia, a Costa Rican team trounced the Trinidad team on Saturday afternoon last 3—1.

On Sunday afternoon a Barranquilla team in the presence of a bigger crowd than the previous afternoon followed this up by defeating the Trinidadians 4—2.

Both matches were international held in connection with Colombia's annual Olympics. Costa Rica and Trinidad footballers were the guests of the Colombians.