Ethiopia Premier League: Electric defeat Arba Minch Kenema 2-0


Addis AbabaElectric FC defeated the visiting Arba Minch Kenema 2-0 here today.

Electric’s goals came in the last fifteen minutes of the match, with Biruk Ayele opening the score (77′) and Peter Nuwadke adding a second (83′).

With the victory Electric moved up 3 notches to 9th place while Arba Minch dropped 1 spot to 13th place.

So after 6 matches, Adama Kenema remains at the top of the Ethiopia Premier League, 3 points clear of second-placed Kedus Giorgis.

Samuel Sanumi of Dedebit FC leads the goal scoring chart with 5 goals, followed by Tafesse Tesfaye of Adama Kenema and William Yabeun of Ethiopia Bunna, with 4 goals each.

The league will resume on Wednesday, December 31.

Week 7

Dashen Beer vs Electric FC – Fasiledes Stadium – Gondar

Hawassa Kenema vs Adama Kenema – Hawassa Kenema Stadium – Hawassa

Dire Dawa Kenema vs Ethiopia Nigd Bank – Dire Dawa Stadium – Dire Dawa

Arba Minch Kenema vs Ethiopia Bunna – Sigala Stadium – Arba Minch

Sidama Bunna vs Mekelakeya – Yirgalem Stadium – Yirgalem

Hadiya Hossa vs Wolaita Dicha – Abiyo Arsamo Stadium – Hossana

Dedebit FC vs Kedus Giorgis SA – Addis Ababa Stadium – Addis Ababa