Ethiopian Premier League fixtures revealed

Excitement is high in Ethiopia as the fixtures for the domestic top flight have been revealed. 

The league will kick off on December 12th. This season will be especially monumental for Ethiopian football as DStv will be sponsoring the league, bringing in a ton of extra revenue for the league and its clubs.

Matchday One:

Hawasa Ketema Vs DireDawa
Sebeta Ketema Vs Fasil Kenema
St George Vs Wolkite
Ethiopian Coffee Vs Mekelle
Jimma Aba Jifar Vs Adama
Wolaita Dicha Vs Hadeya
Bahirdar Vs Sehul Shire
Wolwalo Vs Sidama Coffee

As per the league company president Meto Aleka Fekade Mamo, DStv will pay $4.5m USD per year for the next three years, rising to $5m for the last year.

Last season’s campaign was suspended due to the pandemic.

The league will start at the historic Addis Ababa Stadium.

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