The Ethiopian National Football Team, the Walias, will face Uganda in an international friendly today at Hawasa Stadium. The newly appointed Walias coach, Ashenafi Bekele, has announced a 23-man squad that will play against the Cranes.
Ethiopian Premier League (EPL) side St. George will host Democratic Republic of Congo's AS Vita in the African Champions League (ACL) on Sunday June 3, 2017 at Addis Ababa Stadium. It is the third match for the Horsemen in the ACL after they were drawn with top African clubs in Group C of the ACL.
Long distance running legend and record holder of various indoor and outdoor races, Kenenissa Bekele, is to represent Ethiopia at the 2017 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships, which are scheduled to be held in August 2017 in London, United Kingdom.