Ethiopia Premier League: Fasil Kenema in 3rd place

Gondar –Fasil Kenema, nicknamed “Atsewochu” (the Emperors) moved up to third place in the Ethiopia Premier League with a 2-0 victory over Wolaytta Dicha here today. A second match featuring Ethiopia Nigd Bank vs Hawassa Kenema ended in favor of the latter with a similar score.

The Atsewochu led 1-0 at half-time thanks to an own goal by Abdurahman Mubarak (28′) and added a second one courtesy of Yitsak Mekuria (64′). 

In Addis Ababa, the visiting Hawassa side , were gifted an own goal by Biniam Siraj (68′) and Jako Arafat scored the second goal (80′). 

The first round of the league competition officially ended today at the conclusion of these two make-up matches, which were supposed to take place in Week 2 but were postponed. 

Defending champions Kedus Giorgis finished the first round on top, followed by Dedebit and Fasil Kenema.

 

League Standings – 2016/2017    

# Team GP W D L GF GA GD P
1 Kedus Giorgis 15 8 5 2 23 7 +16 29
2 Dedebit 15 7 6 2 16 7 +9 27
3 Fasil Kenema 15 7 5 3 15 8 +7 26
4 Adama Kenema 15 7 5 3 11 7 +4 26
5 Sidama Bunna 15 7 4 4 13 11 +2 25
6 Ethiopia Bunna 15 6 6 3 16 13 +3 24
7 Arba Minch Kenema 15 5 7 3 17 14 +3 22
8 Mekelakeya 15 4 8 3 15 16 -1 20
9 Woldya Kenema 15 4 7 4 8 8 +0 19
10 Welayta Dicha 15 4 5 6 12 17 -5 17
11 Ethio-Electric 15 2 9 4 11 13 -2 15
12 Dire Dawa Kenema 15 3 6 6 6 14 -8 15
13 Hawassa Kenema 15 3 5 7 16 22 -6 14
14 Jimma Abba Bunna 15 3 4 8 10 15 -5 13
15 Ethiopia Nigd Bank 15 3 4 8 15 24 -9 13
16 Addis Ababa Kenema 15 2 4 9 10 18 -8 10
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2 thoughts on “Ethiopia Premier League: Fasil Kenema in 3rd place

  1. Longlive with Fasil kenema.the victory will be happenend again second round undoubtely.Wishing for atsewochu vicory…….. Hussien E. from gondar

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