Walias leave for Seychelles
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – The Ethiopia Walia Ibex team left the capital here today to face Seychelles in the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations Group J qualifier in Victoria on Saturday.
The other Group J match features Algeria, who will travel to Maseru to take on Lesotho on Sunday.
The Walias’ 26-man delegation included 18 players and 8 officials.
Algeria and Ethiopia lead Group J on 3 points each after the two teams beat Seychelles (4-0) and Lesotho (2-1) respectively.
Ethiopian National Team:
Goalkeepers: Lealem Birhanu and Tarike Getnet
Defenders: Seyoum Tesfaye, Tekalegn Dejene, Walid Atta, Asechalew Tamene, Anteneh Tesfaye and Zekarias Tuji
Midfielders: Mulualem Mesfin, Biruk Kalbore, Gatoch Panom, Ephrem Ashamo, Shemeles Bekele and Asechalew Girma
Strikers: Baye Gezaghen, Oumed Okuri, Salahdin Said and Getaneh Kebede