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St. George sign blues forward Getaneh Kebede

St. George, a side which seems to be facing problems in the striker’s department, have now signed a striker looking to end the woes of last year. The Horsemen signed Dedebit forward Getaneh Kebede and announced the signing of the Ethiopian national team forward Getaneh in its official Facebook page.

EOC, EAF invite Olympic marathon silver medalist to come home

The Ethiopian Olympics Committee (EOC) and the Ethiopian Athletics Federation (EAF) have jointly invited Feyisa Lelisa, marathon silver medalist at the Rio Olympics, to return home. The two bodies stated that they are readying themselves to give him a hero’s welcome.  

From armed struggle to club management

He was a member of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) during the struggle against the Derg regime since 1975-91. After the Derg regime was defeated, he served as the head of the national defense force logistics supply and also founded Dedebit Football club in 1997.

Coach Abraham unveils staff

New appointee, Coach Abraham Mebrahatu of the Ethiopian football national team has unveiled his assistant coaches. Defending champions St. George and former Walias assistant coach Fasil Tekalegn, Hawassa City’s assistant coach Mulugeta Meheret who retired from football in 2016/17 were included in the current coaching staff.

Ethiopian Youth team finishes seventh on medal standings

The Ethiopian youth team has been taking part in the third African youth games which took place in Algeria, Algiers from July 18 - 28, 2018. Ethiopia finished seventh on the medal leader board with 25 medals collecting eleven gold, eight silver medals and six bronze medals.

EPL transfer window peaks

With the Ethiopian Premier league (EPL) coming to a close last month, the transfer window kicked in high gear with the club’s attention returned to transferring players and bolstering their squad for the upcoming season

Jimma Aba Jiffar to appoint coach Zemariyam

The Ethiopian Premier League (EPL) champions, Jimma Aba Jiffar are to appoint ex-Fasil and Dire Dawa City coach Zemariyam Woldegirogis. Following the removal of Gebremedin Haile, the western side is on the market to find a new coach for the upcoming season.

Qatar readies itself for 2022

The 2018 World Cup ended in a spectacular fashion with the French side winning convincingly. For the runners-up, Croatia was a bitter sweet moment since it was their best performance in the tournament after the famed team that reached the semi- finals 20 years ago. With the conclusion of the 2018 FIFA World Cup tournament; now all eyes are turned towards the next World Cup to be held in Qatar in 2022.