Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Coach Iffy Onuora has announced the final 20-man roster of the Ethiopian national football team that will travel to Abuja to meet its Nigerian counterpart in Group B of the 2012 Orange Africa Cup of Nations competitions, reported the weekly Amharic sports newspaper InterSport on its FaceBook page.

Coach Onuora is expected to give a press conference on Tuesday.

According to the Ethiopian Football Federation (EFF) communiqué, the 20 players are:

Goalkeepers: (2)

Yidnekatchew Kidane (Defence Force)

Zerihun Tadesse (St. George)

Defenders: (8)

Alula Girma, Abebaw Butako and Samson Mulugeta (St. George)

Samuel Wuhib and Aynalem Hailu (Defence Force)

Zenabu Kebede (Hawassa City)

Mengistu Assefa and Daniel Deribe (Dedebit FC)

Midfielders:(4)

Yared Zenabu (St.George)

Menyahl Teshome (Ethiopian Coffee)

Asrat Megersa (EEPCO) and

Ashenafi Girma (Dire Dawa City)

Forwards: (6)

Shimeles Bekele (Hawassa City)

Fikru Teffera (SuperSports United, South Africa)

Oumed Oukri, Bedasso Hora and Chala Deriba (Defence Force)

Adane Girma (St. George)

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