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Football superstar in Addis

Believed to be one of the greatest football players to grace the football pitch, Brazilian star Ronaldinho de Assis Moreira is considered to be an artist and someone who is making football pleasing to the eye. Playing the game for over 30 years starting at the age of 7, he has collected various trophies both as a team member and as individual.

DSTV offers new package for Russia world Cup

Ethiopia’s sole distributor of Digital Satellite Television (DSTV)–Multi Choice Ethiopia–has announced new offers to its subscribers in time for the 2018 FIFA World Cup tournament. Starting from May 1st, new subscribers need to pay 1,899 birr to watch all 64 games of FIFA World Cup which will be taking place in Russia from June 14 to July 15.

Fasil City, Dedebit to face-off in Gonder

Week 20 of the Ethiopian Premier League (EPL) fixtures will see Dedebit face Fasil City on Friday, while Sidama hosts Jimma Aba Jiffar and Ethiopian Coffee takes on the northern club Welwalo Adigrat.

Reviving handball

It was at the end of the 19th century that handball games were organized in northern Europe. According to various sources, men’s handball was first organized in an outdoor setting at the 1936 summer Olympics in Berlin.

FIFA urges EFF to hold electorate committee reelection

The international football administration body FIFA has ordered the Ethiopian Football Federation to hold a reelection of the electorate committee which will screen candidates for the upcoming presidential and other EFF executives’ election, The Reporter has learnt.

Lucys prepares for 2018 AFCON qualifiers

Ethiopian Women national team a.k.a. the Lucys has commenced preparation earlier for the coming 2018 AFCON qualifiers match. The newly appointed coach for the Lucys, Selam Zeray, announced her team’s 25 players weeks ago and the final selected 18 players will travel to Cairo for the qualifiers.

Ethiopian coach takes Yemeni national team to new heights

An Ethiopian born coach Abraham Mebrahatu made history by leading the Yemeni national team to the Asian cup tournament for the first time.  Yemen booked their place after a 2-1 win over Nepal on Tuesday, March 27, 2018. Mebratu’s side was slated to face Philippines, Tajikistan, and Nepal in Group F in which he won two and drew four in qualification matches.