Tom Saintfiet head coach of Ethiopia

Ethiopia set for second win for Nations Cup qualifier

Hosts Ethiopia will be seeking to do the double over Madagascar in a Nations Cup Group B qualifier Saturday in Addis Ababa. The Ethiopians recorded their only victory thus far in the... Read more »
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Soccer: Ethiopia lost for Guinea on Nations Cup qualifying match

THE Syli Stars of Guinea beat Walya Antelopes of Ethiopia 1-0 yesterday to consolidate their leadership hold in a 2012 Nations Cup qualifying  group that also includes two-time champions Nigeria. The Guineans... Read more »
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Football Coach Saintfiet said Ethiopia have great potential

Coach of the national team, Tom Saintfiet says Ethiopia might not be immediately associated with football, but the country has massive potential to develop in the game. The names of Olympic gold... Read more »
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Ethiopia won’t be easy on Sunday African cup qualifier match: Nigerian players

Nigeria forward, Obinna Nsofor has warned the Super Eagles to brace themselves for a tough match in Sunday’s 2012 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Addis Ababa. The 24-year-old Inter Milan striker... Read more »
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Soccer-Ethiopia appoint Belgian Saintfiet as head coach

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia have appointed former Zimbabwe and Namibia manager Tom Saintfiet as coach in place of Briton Iffy Onuora, who was sacked last month on “disciplinary grounds”. The 38-year... Read more »

Ethiopia fired British coach Onuora after cows comment

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia have sacked British coach Iffy Onuora a month after they were thrashed 4-0 by Nigeria in an African Nations Cup qualifier, an official said on Monday. “Mr... Read more »
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Nigeria beats Ethiopia 4-0 in Africa Cup qualifier

Peter Utaka and Ikechukwu Uche scored two goals each to lead Nigeria to a 4-0 win over Ethiopia in their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Sunday. Utaka made it 1-0 inside... Read more »
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Nigeria Recall Martins and more professional players for Ethiopia

Siasia is preparing for his first qualifying match in charge. By Lolade Adewuyi Nigeria coach Samson Siasia has handed a recall to Birmingham striker Obafemi Martins, a sign that he is impressed... Read more »
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Morocco will host 2015 Nations Cup; South Africa host 2017

BBC: Morocco have won the right to stage the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations while South Africa will host the 2017 edition. The decision was taken at a meeting of the executive... Read more »