Addis Ababa – Newly promoted side Fasil Kenema (Fasil City) shocked mighty Ethiopian Coffee 1-0 as Week 3 of the Ethiopian Premier League (EPL) resumes here today.
Following a scoreless first-half, Ermias Hailu scored the lone goal of the match just four minutes after the start of the second period.
It was the first victory for the newcomers from Gonder following their 1-0 loss at the hands of Sidama Bunna in the season’s opener.
Meanwhile, Ethiopian Coffee has so far collected just a single point from three matches. Following their 3-0 loss at the hands of Dedebit in Week 1, the Coffeemen were held to a 2-2 draw by Mekelakeya.
The Coffee-Fasil clash was the only EPL match of the day yesterday, with six other games taking places in various cities of the country.
Saturday, November 26, 2016.
Ethiopian Coffee – Fasil Ketema 0-1 (Ermias Hailu 49′)
Sunday, November 27, 2016
Yirgalem: Sidama Bunna vs Dire Dawa Ketema 1-0 (Sunday Mutuku 75′)
Jimma: Jimma Abba Bunna vs Ethiopia Nigd Bank 2-0 (Dawit Teferra 50′ & Ame Mohammed 80′ )
Sodo: Wolayta Dicha vs Adama Ketema 1-0 (Alazar Fasika 8′)
Hawassa:Hawassa Ketema vs Arba Minch Ketema 2-0 (Frew Solomon 46′ & 52′)
Melka Kole: Woldia vs Dedebit FC 0-0
Addis Ababa: Ethio-Electric vs Addis Ababa Ketema 1-1
Ethio-Electric: Dawit Stefanos 21′
Addis Ababa Ketema: Fekadu Alemu 39′
Addis Ababa: Saint George vs Mekelakeya 3-0
Goals: Abdulkarim Nkema 56′, Adane Girma 58′ & Salhadin Said 80′