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Ethiopian Premier League: Ethiopian Coffee draws 2-2 with Mekelakeya


Addis Ababa – Ethiopian Bunna (Ethiopian Coffee) drew 2-2 with Mekelakeya (Defense) here today in the lone match of the second week of the Ethiopian Premier League.

There were no goals at the end of the first half when the two teams went to their dressing rooms.

It was Ethiopian Coffee, which scored the first goal thanks to a penalty kick converted by Gatoch Panom in the 54th minute. It took Mekelakeya just eleven minutes to level the score after Michael Desta headed the equalizer (65′). 

Once again, Ethiopian Coffee took the lead thanks to Yabun William (71′) but Mekelakeya scored the equalizer just one minute before regulation time. 

Saturday, November 19

Defense vs Ethiopia Coffee 2-2

Sunday, November 20

Dire Dawa City vs Ethiopian Electric – Dire Dawa International stadium

Adama City vs Sidama – Adama Abebe Bikila stadium

Addis Ababa City vs Jimma Aba Bunna – Addis stadium

Arbaminch City vs Woldia City – Arba Minch City

Dedebit vs St. George Addis Stadium

Two matches have been postponed indefinitely. Hawassa City have asked for rescheduling of their match against Nigid Bank to allow them mourn their departed keeper who perished in a fire accident Tuesday night.

Fasil Kenema clash against Wolaita Dicha in Gondar has also be frozen due to political unrest.