Sheger Derby ends in 1-1 draw

Sheger Derby ends in 1-1 draw Sheger Derby ends in 1-1 draw

Addis Ababa – The much anticipated Addiis Ababa (Sheger) derby between defending champion St George and Ethiopia Coffee ended in a 1-1 draw here today in Week 23 of the Ethiopia Premier League competition..

Ethiopia Coffee led 1-0 at half-time thanks to a goal by Eko Favor and the horsemen had to wait until the 66th minute to level the score courtesy of their leading goalscorer Salhadin Said, who was brought down in the penalty box.

Following today’s result, St George and Dedebit are on top of the league with 40 points each followed by Sidama Bunna (39 pts), Ethiopian Coffee (36 pts) and Adama Kenema (36 pts). However, the defending champion have one game in hand against Fasil Kenema

St.George XI: Robert Odongkara,Degu Debebe, Aschalew Tamene, Frezer Kassa, Abebaw Butako ,Natnael Zeleke, Abdulkarim Nikemia,Mintesnote Adane ,Abubker Sani,Prince Savirino, Salhadin Said

Ethiopia Coffee XI: Harriston Hessou, Ahmed Rashid,Abdulkarim Mohammed, Efrem Wondwossen,Eko Favor, Amanuel Yohannes,Mesud Mohammed, Aklilu Walilege, Samuel Sanumi, Eyasu Tameru, Aschalew Girma.

Week 23 Results

04-13-2017 Ethio-Electric 0-1 Fasil Kenema
  Woldiya Kenema 1-0 Wolayta Dicha
  Arba Minch Kenema 0-2 Dire Dawa Kenema
  Jimma Abba Bunna 1-1  Adama Kenema
  Hawassa Kenema  3-2 Sidama Bunna
  Ethiopia Nigd Bank 0-0 Dedebit
04-14-2017  Addis Ababa Kenama 0-1  Mekelakeya
04-15-2017  Kedus Giorgis  1-1 Ethiopia Bunna

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