Ethiopia News

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Ethiopia were 'cheated' against Nigeria

ESPN staff | November, 17 2013

Coach Sewnet Bishaw insists Ethiopia were "cheated" in their 2-0 World Cup play-off defeat to Nigeria, with a number of penalty shouts for his sides waved away. A penalty to Victor Moses and Victor Obinna's late goal handed Nigeria a...

WCQ CAF: Nigeria win, Cameroon held

ESPN staff | October, 13 2013

African champions Nigeria scored a late penalty to come from behind and seal a 2-1 win over Ethiopia in the first leg of their CAF World Cup playoff. #INSERT type:image END# A goalless first-half saw Ethiopia on top throughout, and they took...

Nigeria manager not taking Ethiopia lightly

ESPN staff | September, 19 2013

Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi believes his side will not have an easy ride when they take on Ethiopia in their upcoming CAF World Cup play-off. The two nations last played against each other in January’s African Cup of Nations, with the Su...

Ethiopia admit to fielding suspended player

ESPN staff | June, 18 2013

The Ethiopian Football Federation (EFF) have admitted to fielding an ineligible player in a World Cup qualifier and could be docked three points as a result.

CAF punishes Ethiopia for crowd disorder

ESPN staff | January, 23 2013

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has fined Ethiopia $10,000 and banned goalkeeper Jemal Tassew for two games following incidents during the 1-1 draw with Zambia on Monday.

FIFA throw Ethiopia out of 2010 World Cup

September, 12 2008

World soccer's governing body FIFA has thrown Ethiopia out of the 2010 World Cup following a long-running row over the leadership of the country's football federation.

Ethiopia to go to court over FIFA ban

July, 31 2008

Ethiopian soccer authorities said on Thursday a suspension by FIFA was illegal and that they would take their case to the Court of arbitration for Sport (CAS).

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