Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Ethiopia Premier League defending champions Ethiopian Coffee scored their first victory of the 2011/12 season when they defeated current leader EEPCO 3-2 here today, reported EthioFootball.com.
This also marked the first loss of the season for EEPCO, who have two victories and two draws in their last 4 matches.
It only took seven minutes for Medhane Tadesse to give Ethiopian Coffee the lead. They added two more goals through their striker Tafesse Tesfaye (27Ã¢â‚¬â„¢ & 41Ã¢â‚¬â„¢) to go 3 up at half-time.
EEPCOÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s goals came in the last ten minutes of the game, when Abari (84Ã¢â‚¬â„¢) and Philip (88Ã¢â‚¬â„¢) scored two quick goals with 4 minutes apart.
The league will continue tomorrow with the following matches:
CBE vs Sidama Coffee
Hawassa Kenema vs Adama Kenema
Ethiopian Air Force vs Mugher Cement
Arba Minch vs St. George
Dire Dawa Kenema vs Defence Force
Dedebit vs Harar Birra