Abraham Mebratu is named Ethiopian National Team coach

Abraham Mebratu is named Ethiopian National Team coach

borkena July 19,2018 Ethiopian Football Federation has picked Abraham Mebratu as the new coach of the Ethiopian National Team, Waliya, reported Soccer Ethiopia. The 73 years old Federation picked Abraham from among five shortlisted candidates as per the source. Wubetu Abate (Hawassa city coach), Gebremedhin Haile (Jimma Ababa Jifar Coach and also used to be […]

Lidya Tafesse among appointed referees for FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018

Lidya Tafesse among appointed referees for FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018

borkena May 12, 2018 International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) has appointed 15 female referees and 30 female assistants for the upcoming FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018. And one of the referees selected is Ethiopia’s Lidya Tafesse Abebe. FIFA considered candidates from 21 countries on the basis of their experience in their respective […]

Ethiopian National Women soccer team beat Libya 8-0

Ethiopian National Women soccer team beat Libya 8-0

borkena April 4,2018 Ethiopian National Women soccer team beat its Libyan counterpart 8-0 in a qualifying match for the African Cup of Nations. The Match took place in Cairo, apparently due to the situation in Libya. Join the conversation. Like borkena on Facebook and get Ethiopian News updates regularly. As well, you may get Ethiopia […]

Netsanet Gudeta Kebede won half Marathon in Valencia, Spain

Netsanet Gudeta Kebede won half Marathon in Valencia, Spain

borkena March 24,2018 Ethiopian Athlete Netsanet Gudeta Kebede won World half marathon race in Valencia, Spain in a time of 1:06:11. She was in the leading pack since from 15 kilometers. Kenyan athlete Joyciline Jepkosgei finished second about 43 seconds after Netsanet crossed the finishing line. Joyciline Jepkosgei has a world record of 1:04:51 The […]