Kidus Giorgis have the bragging right of the Sheger Derby after winning their duel in the 12th Addis Ababa City Cup final against Ethiopia Bunna 1-0 courtesy goal from Ivorian Ibrahima Fofana. Apart from the game, scene of hooliganism has hit the stadium at the half time break as both sets of fans were seen throwing chairs and objects leaving the second interval to kick off late.
The encounter witnessed few scoring chances and many misplaced passes. Nigerian import Samuel Sanumi came very close to open the scoring 19 minutes after the onset when his shot inside the area sailed inches wide of the post. Match official Tewodros waved on a penalty claim by Asechalew Girma minutes later.
in the 44th minute Abebaw Butako’s long pass found Fofana who slot home to give Kidus Giorgis the lead when the former Asec Mimosas winger capitalizes on Beninese Ethiopia Bunna’s custodian Hariston Hessou blunder. Fofana who previously piled his trade in Tunisia struck all of the goals in the 11th and 12th edition of Addis Ababa City Cup final.
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