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 Syrianska, is one... 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 ABABA, Jan 3... Read more »

Ethiopia defeat Somalia 5-0 Joined 2014 World Cup group phase ( VIDEO )

Ethiopia reached the group phase of the 2014 World Cup qualifiers when beating Somalia 5-0 on Wednesday. The Wayla Antelopes progress 5-0 on aggregate after the victory in Addis Ababa. A brace... Read more »

Somalia, Ethiopia draw 0-0 in World Cup qualifier match

Somalia drew 0-0 with 10-man Ethiopia in their World Cup qualifier in neutral Djibouti on Saturday as the last two of Africa’s 22 lowest-ranked teams began their quest to qualify for football’s... Read more »

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 »

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 »
Ikechukwu Uche

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 »
Nigeria's Obafemi Martins, right, celebrates with Victor Obinna

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 »