SPORTS: Adama Kenema back in the lead
Hawassa, Ethiopia Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Adama Kenema is back in the lead of the Ethiopia Premier League after they drew 2-2 with Hawassa City here today.
The draw gives Adama 9 points from 5 matches, 1 point clear of second-placed EEPCO.
St. George jumped six places (from 10th to 4th) in the table standing with their 1-0 away victory over Arba Minch Kenema, while Dedebit FC leaped four places (from 7th to 3rd) with a 1-0 win over Harar Brewery in Addis Ababa.
The two teams have only played 3 matches each.
Sidama Coffee stole two valuable points from CBE after the two teams played to a 3-3 tie in the nationÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s capital. Defence Force did likewise after it drew 2-2 with Dire Dawa City.
Newly promoted Ethiopian Air Force failed to take home field advantage as it was held to a scoreless tie by Mugher Cement at home in Bishoftu.
Week 6 League Fixtures:
Friday, December 30, 2011:
EEPCO Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Arba Minch
Saturday, December 31, 2011:
CBE Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Dire Dawa City
St. George Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Hawassa City
Sunday, January 1, 2012:
Mugher Cement Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Dedebit FC
Adama City Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Air Force
Sidama Coffee Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Harar Brewery
Defence Force Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Ethiopian Coffee