Seattle to host 34th ESFNA Tournament

After much deliberation, the Board Members of Ethiopian Sports Federation in North America (ESFNA) have selected Seattle, Washington as the official host city for the 34th Annual ESFNA Soccer Tournament & Cultural Festival (July 2 – 8, 2017), sponsored by Uber Pacific Northwest!

ESFNA is thrilled to return to the great city of Seattle, a culturally diverse technology hub with a vibrant Ethiopian community. 2017 will be the first tournament in Seattle in 13 years.

Details to follow. Stay tuned!!


The Ethiopian Sports Federation in North America (ESFNA), founded in 1984, is a non-profit organization dedicated to promote the rich Ethiopian culture and heritage as well as build positive environment within Ethiopian-American communities in North America. Its mission is bringing Ethiopians together to network, supporting the business community, empowering the young by providing scholarships and mentoring programs, primarily using soccer tournaments, other sports activities and cultural events as a vehicle.