Amsterdam Marathon: Tadelech Bekele won it as Kenenisa dropped out

Amsterdam Marathon: Tadelech Bekele won it as Kenenisa dropped out

borkena October 21,2018 Tadelech Bekele won Amsterda marathon this morning; it took her 2:23:07 to cross the finishing line. This is her second win a row. Shasho Insemu and Azmera Gebru finished second and third in a time of 2:23:13 and 2:23:31. In the men’s race, Kenya’s Lawrence Cherono won the marathon breaking his own […]

Ethiopia to face Kenya in AFCON qualifier on Wednesday

Ethiopia to face Kenya in AFCON qualifier on Wednesday

by Solomon Yimer Freelance Reporter October 8,2018 The Ethiopian National Football Team will face Kenya’s National Football Team in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier match on Wednesday, October, 10, 2018. The match will be held in the 60,000-seater Bahir Dar Stadium, about 550 kilometers to the North of the capital Addis Ababa. The […]

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 […]