Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Week 3 of the Ethiopian Premier League (EPL) continued here today with Sidama Coffee shocking current league leader Defence Force 2-1 here at Abebe Bikila Stadium and Adama City defeating defending champions St. George 2-1 in Adama.
St. George were missing key players like Adane Girma, Samson Mulugeta, Alula Girma, Elias Mamo and Andualem Negusse, through injuries.
Sidama scored its first victory of the season
Elsewhere, newly promoted Fincha Sugar beat Dedebit FC 1-0 at home. Ethiopian Coffee shared a point (1-1) with Trans Ethiopia in Adigrat. Seoud Nur for Trans and Dawit Stefanos for Coffee were the scorers. Meanwhile, the matches featuring Sebeta City vs Lideta Nyala and Dire Dawa City vs Ethiopian Banks ended scoreless.
EEPCO vs Harar Brewery match still in progress.