The Ethiopian Premier League (EPL) is set to be staged across the country over the weekend with Adama City set to face defending champions Jimma Aba Jiffar while Mekele City face Dedebit and Ethiopia Coffee play against Dire Dawa City.
Football consultant and agent David Beshah, who was a former Ethiopian national team member and Ethiopia Coffee fullback and is currently based in Germany, claimed that the Ethiopian Football Federation (EFF) did not look to scouting foreign based Ethiopian players for the national team, The Reporter has learnt.
FIFA Technical Study Group (TSG) has published its 2018 FIFA world Cup Russia report which includes a comprehensive statistics on the tournament and each individual match, team profile, and exclusive video footage to support the analysis.
The Ethiopian athletics team has concluded the Youth Olympic Games with eight medals. Held in Argentina, the Ethiopian team took part in various disciplines among which were the 5000m race walk, 3000m, 2000m, 1500m and 800m running competitions. The team concluded the event bagging two gold, two silver, and four bronze medals.
The Ethiopian national team, Walia’s played out a draw against the Kenyan side Harambe Stars on Wednesday in Bahir Dar stadium. However, the result was a disappointing one for the host nation which ended up dominating the game but could find the net. The Walia’s will face Harambe Stars in the fourth round AFCON qualifier match in October 14, 2018 in Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarni for the return Leg.
The former national team Coach, Seyom Abate has passed away on Thursday, October 9, 2018. Coach Seyom was in a hospital for a long time receiving treatment for a cardiac, Lung infection and other relative health issues. He was in Thailand for additional medical treatments.
The 2018 Plan International Children’s race and ‘RUNNING FOR A CAUSE’ official charity campaign for the 2018 TOTAL Great Ethiopian Run was launched on Thursday October 4, 2018, in Hilton hotel. Over 3500 children aged U-11 in both sexes will be expected to take part in the race on Saturday, November 17, 2018.
The 13th edition of the Addis Ababa City Cup is set to start with the opening match between Defense FC and Electric on Saturday, October 6, 2018, in Addis Ababa stadium. Three of the city-based teams, four regional and one from abroad are grouped to faceoff in the national stadium in the coming weeks.