Ethiopia Medihn in strong contention to promotion


When the three horse race continued last weekend, Super League Group ”B” leader Ethiopia Medhen stayed strong after a 4-1 demolition over city rival Addis Ababa Town. Strong side Legetafo Town clinched 2nd in the table following a 1-0 home victory over Halaba Town.
A magnificent hat trick from Abduletif Murad, Premier League promotion aspiring side Ethiopia Medinn tops the group table with two points clear of second place Legetafo. Abduletif led strike force became fiercer and fiercer, Medin’s goal tally reached an impressive 30 goals while conceding only ten. Three wins and a draw since the second round opens, Medin is in control of the group driving seat with 32 points from eleven wins, one draw and three defeats.” We are determined to return to the top tier” said the Coach Beselot.
With second place Ethiopian Construction Works Corporation (ECWCO) unexpected away draw against relegation favorite Diredawa Police, Legetafo Town took over second place after 1-0 home defeat to Halaba Town. Though ECWCO twice managed to come back from behind and battled to wrestle full points, the home side stood strong till last thus a draw at the final whistle.
Ahmed Yasin once again in the score sheet, Wolkite Town managed a 1-0 home win over Halaba Town to get back in to second place. Ten wins, two draws and three defeats, Wolkite lurks three points behind the league leaders.
Seven matches to go Diredawa Police sits 11th in the table with ten points with Yeka Sub-City bottom of the table with nine matches from 15 points.