The 2017/18 Ethiopian Premier League (EPL) champion Jimma Aba Jiffar is set to host ASAS Djibouti Telecom in the African champion’s league preliminary round leg two matches on Tuesday in Addis Ababa stadium while Defense will face Nigerian outfit Enugu Rangers in CAF Confederation preliminary round on Wednesday on home soil.
It was back in 2016 that a working group of major stakeholders from the international football community, including: confederations, players, clubs and professional football leagues met at the home of FIFA in Zurich to discuss international matches scheduling.
Africa’s first black woman to receive an Olympic gold medal, Derartu Tulu, has been elected to lead the Ethiopian athletics Federation on Thursday November 15, 2018. In an emergency meeting, the Ethiopian Athletics Federation (EAF) elected Derartu to replace Haile Gebreselassie after he announced his resignation on Monday.
After the disappointing loss in the fourth round AFCON qualifier fixture against Kenya, the Ethiopian national team is set to face Ghana on Sunday November 18, 2018 at Addis Ababa stadium. Coach Abraham Mebrahatu has commenced preparations weeks ago for Sunday’s clash.
The 18th installment of the Great Ethiopian Run (GER) is set take place on Sunday November 18, 2018 with more than 25 countries taking part in the road race. A total of 44,000 local participants; 500 elite athletes and 500 international participants are expected to take part in the race.
With the opening day fixtures partially concluded last weekend, the remaining matches of the Ethiopian Premier League (EPL) will take place on Sunday with St. George hosting Bahir Dar, Shire Endeselassie playing against Woliata Dicha, while South Police setup to face Defense.
The International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) executive committee member Dagmawit Girmay accused Ethiopian Olympic Committee President Ashebir Woldegiorgis of disrespecting her and falsely blaming her for wrongdoings.