Ethiopia to face Nigeria announce squad for Nigeria game
By Shina Oludare
The Walya Antelopes gaffer has announced his 22-man squad that will tackle the Super Eagles in SundayÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s 2014 World Cup qualifier in Addis Ababa
Coach Sewnet Bishaw ofÃ‚Â EthiopiaÃ‚Â has named Ã‚Â his 22-man squad that will confront the Super Eagles of Nigeria in Sunday’s first leg play-off qualifying game of the 2014 World Cup.
The East Africans will be hoping to pull an upset against the reigning African champions when both sides clash in their first match of a two-legged play-off to qualify for Brazil.
Missing in their squad is their top striker Saladin Said who picked up an injury during the weekend.
Goalkeepers (4): Dereje Alemu, Jemal Tasew, Samson Assefa and Sisay Bancha.
Defenders (9): A. Butako, Aynalem Hailu, Birhanu Bogale, Degu Debebe, Elias Biadgelegn, Moges Tadesse, S. Bergecho, Siyoum Tesfaye and Toke James.
Midfielders (6):Ã‚Â Adane Mentesenot, Asrat Megersa, Behailu Assefa, Fasika Asfaw, Medhane Tadesse, Menyahel Teshome.
ForwardsÃ‚Â (3): Adane Girma, Dawit Fekadu and Oumed Oukri.