Following a scoreless first-half, Woldia was awarded a penalty kick after Fitsum GebreMariam was brought down in the box. Andualem Negussie (Abega) converted the penalty to give his side a 1-0 lead.
Woldia scored its second goal three minutes into injury time (93’) courtesy of Edom, who came on as a substitute ten minutes before regulation time. .
There were two other EPL matches today featuring two newly promoted sides. Jimma Abba Jifar defeated the visiting side Hawassa Ketema 2-0 while Mekelle Ketema forced home-side Arba Minch Ketema to a scoreless tie.