Players Abroad

Meet Fikru Teferra Lemessa, the Hero ISL’s first goalscorer

Fikru Teferra ISL

Ethiopian striker Fikru Teferra Lemessa is the Hero ISL’s first-ever goalscorer! A deft chip over Mumbai City FC goalkeeper Subrata Paul, after teammate Luis García had played him through, ensured Lemessa’s place in footballing history. Here are some facts about the 28-year-old: Known for scoring wonder goals, with stunning strikes from distance, bicycle kicks, and […]

Ethiopian players under RSA football agents’ radar

Menyahel Teshome

By Michael Samson  Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - Five Ethiopian players, including the hero Adane Girma who scored the only goal for Ethiopia, are said to be in the recruitment list of football agents currently camped in South Africa watching the ongoing 29th African Cup of Nations. Although some websites mentioned that local agents from South African […]