The underdog Colombians opened the scoring in the 19th minute. Andrade broke free from a pair of defenders for a tap-in goal.
Usme clinched her country’s first World Cup win with a goal on the counter attack in the 93rd minute.
The French lost despite outshooting Colombia 21-3.
France was unlucky as well. Colombian defender Daniela Montoya appeared to touch the ball with her hand inside the penalty area in the 67th minute, but a foul wasn’t called.
France wraps up group play against Mexico on Wednesday, while the Colombians face England.
paula: The standard of play for both these teams was awesome!