Ethiopian players promised $111,000 each if they win African Cup of Nations

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – Ethiopia’s players were promised more than $100,000 each Wednesday if they win the African Cup of Nations on the country’s return to the tournament after... Read more »

Ethiopian underdogs out to surprise in South Africa: FIFA

They may not have the prestige, experience or star names of some of their more illustrious continental rivals, but Ethiopia are committed to excelling at the 2013 CAF Africa... Read more »

Arsenal Coach Arsene Wenger Talks about Ethiopian Soccer Team

ADDIS ABABA, Jan 12 (Reuters) – “Minnows”, “rank outsiders” or, at best, a hardly flattering “unknown quantity”. These are just a few of the comments flying around about Ethiopia’s... Read more »

African Cup of Nations 2013: Ethiopia name squad for South Africa

Ethiopia coach Sewnet Bishaw has included Swedish-born midfielder Yusuf Salah, 28, in his final squad for this month’s Africa Cup of Nations. Salah, on loan with Swedish top-flight side... Read more »

Soccer-Ethiopia’s ‘Walyas’ look to make up for lost time

New beginning for Ethiopia in African Nations Cup * Winners in 1962, last qualified for finals in 1982 * Team beat Sudan to clinch spot in 2013 tournament ADDIS... Read more »

Ethiopia moves up 16 places in FIFA rankings, best ranking since 2006

Ethiopian football has never looked so good in several years. Once a giant in African football, Ethiopian football was in decline for a generation, that is until recently. For... Read more »

2013 Africa Cup of Nations draw : Ethiopia grouped with Nigeria, Zambia and Burkina faso

The 2013 Africa Cup of Nations draw was made tonight. The 16 qualified teams now know their fate and have been drawn into four groups of four teams. Group... Read more »

ETV Ethiopian Sport News – October 15, 2012

Ethiopian Sport News – Monday, October 15, 2012 Ethiopia qualifies for the African Cup of Nations after a historical win over Sudan. Ethiopia 2 – 0 Follow EthiopianTeam on... Read more »

Ethiopia grab spot in next round of 2013 African Cup of Nations qualifiers

BBC: Ethiopia held on to a 1-1 draw against Benin to go through to the next round of Africa Cup of Nations qualifying, and knock out their hosts. Other... Read more »

Ethiopia Face Benin Next Weekend in the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations

Ethopia’s Saladin Said fit for Africa Cup of Nations qualifier BBC SPORT: Ethiopia striker Saladin Said has been declared fit to play against Benin in next weekend’s 2013 Africa... Read more »