Ethiopian Football: St. George defeats Dedebit FC 1-0
Addis Ababa Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Defending champions St. George defeated Dedebit FC 1-0 here today in the clash between two of Ethiopian Premier LeagueÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s top clubs, reported EthioFootball.com.
Abebaw Butako scored the lone goal 22 minutes into the first half.
With the victory today, St. George has avenged their 3-1 defeat at the hands of Dedebit in the 1st round of the competition back in December.
The two teams have now 33 points in 19 matches each but Dedebit has a better goal difference.
Meanwhile, Dawit Fekadu (50Ã¢â‚¬â„¢), Berhanu Bogale (60Ã¢â‚¬â„¢) and Behailu Assefa (68Ã¢â‚¬â„¢) of Dedebit received yellow cards during the game.
Other matches taking place today include:
Dire Dawa City vs Fincha Sugar
Sidama Coffee vs Hawassa City 1-1
Mugher Cement vs CBE 1-0
Adama City Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Lideta Nyala 2-3