​Ethiopia Crashed Out of the U-20 Women World Cup Qualifier

The Ethiopian U-20 women national team have bow of the FIFA Women U-20 World Cup qualifier after falling down 4-3 on aggregate to neighbor’s Kenya.

Kenya were in pole position to progress after forcing a two all draw fortnight ago in Hawassa. Kenya beat Ethiopia 2-1 on the return leg game on Saturday, September 30.

In a game played out Kenyatta Stadium, Macahakos, it was the homers who broke the deadlock early through Corazone Aquino. Aquino finished off a great ball after being set up by Martha Amunyolete who ran down the left flank losing her markers in the process 11 minutes following the onset. Ethiopia piled on the pressure to get the equalizer and waited until the stroke of half time to get it. Mirekat Feleke was brought down by Kenyan goalie Lilian Awuor as the Ugnadan referee awarded the visitors a penalty kick. Mirekat made not mistake as she successfully converted the resulting spot kick.

Read more at: SoccerEthiopia.net

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  1. Tadese Tola says

    Please forget football in Ethiopia and focus only in Athletics

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