Hossana, Ethiopia – Newly promoted Hadiya Hossana FC scored their first victory of the season in the 2015/6 Ethiopia Premier League with a 5-1 thrashing of Wolaita Dicha here today. However, the result couldn’t change the team’s current position as it still seats at the bottom of the league.
Five different players scored the goals: Endale Debalke (6′), Abebayehu Yohannes (27′ P), Amrala Deltacha (71′), Abebaw Tamiru (80′) and Dula Mulatu (83). Woliata’s lone goal came from Tewodros Mengesha (49’).
League leader Adama Kenema (16 pts) scored a 2-1 away victory over Hawassa Kenema with ace striker Tafesse Tesfaye netting both goals for his team.
Defending champions Kedus Giorgis, celebrated their 80th Anniversary with a 2-0 win over city rival Dedebit FC. Veteran striker Adane Girma and Brian scored for the horsemen.
Ethiopia Bunna suffered their second defeat in a row as they were beaten 2-0 by Arba Minch Kenema. Teshome Taddese (14′) and Bereket Wolde Tsadik (33′) were the scorers.
An own goal (Tewodros Bekele) just 3 minutes into the game was enough for Sidama Bunna to defeat Mekelakeya 1-0.
Hosts Dashen Beer and Dire Dawa defeated Electric and Nigd Bank by an identical score of 1-0 respectively.
The top-6 teams:
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