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Ethiopian Premier League first leg ends with Sidana Bunna firmly on the lead

Ethiopian Premier League first leg ends with Sidana Bunna firmly on the lead

 

By Admin,

The first round of matches in the interesting Ethiopian premier League have come to an end with Sidama Bunna firmly patched at the top with 27 points from 13 matches played won 8 lost 2 and drew 3 .The horse men have been in superb form showing their early intentions

Giants St.George popularly known as Sanjaw are safely tucked in the second place with 25 points having drawn their last game 0-0 against Wolayta Dicha .St.George have managed to win 7 games lost 4 and drew 2 as they fight to topple the table leaders Sidama who have been consistent.

Surprise team Wolayta Dicha have defied all odds and are toe to toe with the leaders with 22 points having won six drawn 4 and lost 3.

The relegation battle is also hotting up at the bottom of the table Woldya Kenema have had a torrid time in the first leg only managing 1 win 2 draws and 10 losses in what would need a miracle to bounce back in the second leg.Awassa Kenema are second from bottom also facing the same challenges having won only 2 matches drawn 4 and lost 7 as they have amassed 10 points from 13 matches played.

Murger Cemento are 12th on the log table as they lag behind having won 3 matches drawn 4 and lost 6.

The league takes a break as teams seek to sign players ahead of the second leg to strenghthen their squads.

 

Results:

1st February 2015

Ethiopia Bunna 0 – 1 Mebrat Hayl (E…
Awassa Kenema 0 – 2 Dedebit
Welayta Dicha 0 – 0 Kedus Giorgis
 

January 25, 2015

 

Kedus Giorgis

2 – 0 Dedebit
Mebrat Hayl (E… 1 – 1 Welayta Dicha
Arba Minch Kenema 0 – 0 Adama Kenema
Dashen Birra 2 – 1 Awassa Kenema
Muger Cemento 1 – 0 Mekelakeya
 

January 24, 2015

 

Ethiopia Nigd Bank

1 – 1 Sidama Bunna
Ethiopia Bunna 5 – 2 Woldya Kenema

 

Ethiopia Premier League

# Team MP W D L F A G P
1 Sidama Bunna 13 8 3 2 13 8 +5 27
2 Kedus Giorgis 13 7 4 2 15 5 +10 25
3 Welayta Dicha 13 6 4 3 12 8 +4 22
4 Ethiopia Bunna 13 6 3 4 19 14 +5 21
5 Adama Kenema 13 4 7 2 16 13 +3 19
6 Arba Minch Kenema 13 4 7 2 9 8 +1 19
7 Dedebit 13 5 3 5 19 15 +4 18
8 Mebrat Hayl (E… 13 4 5 4 13 14 -1 17
9 Ethiopia Nigd Bank 13 3 7 3 14 12 +2 16
10 Dashen Birra 13 5 1 7 10 12 -2 16
11 Mekelakeya 13 4 4 5 7 9 -2 16
12 Muger Cemento 13 3 4 6 11 14 -3 13
13 Awassa Kenema 13 2 4 7 11 17 -6 10
14 Woldya Kenema 13 1 2 10 8 28 -20

 

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