ADDIS ABABA – The Ethiopian Premier League will kick off on Sunday with two matches scheduled on the opening day.
Adama Kenema will first meet the newly promoted Ethiopia Nigd Bank FC followed by an encounter between Sidama Bunna and Ethiopian Coffee.
The Adama Science and Technology University Stadium will host both matches and the rest of the opening-day fixtures in the new season.
The defending champions Sent George and runners-up Bahir Dar City FC must wait until Oct 8 for their respective opening games.
Saint George will look to leave behind their disappointing 7-0 aggregate defeat to Egypt’s Al Ahly in CAF Champions League when they meet Wolkite City on Sunday.
Bahir Dar Kenema, who are looking to qualify for the CAF Confederation Cup group stage, will also meet Ethiopian Medhin.
Here’s the Premier League’s opening day fixtures
Adama Kenema Vs. Ethiopia Nigd Bank
01 Oct 2023 14:00 – ASTU Stadium
Sidama Coffee vs. Ethiopian Coffee
01 Oct 2023 17:00 – ASTU Stadium
Shashemene Kenema Vs. Wolayta Dicha
06 Oct 2023 14:00 – ASTU Stadium
Hambericho Durame Vs. Dire Dawa City
06 Oct 2023 17:00 – ASTU Stadium
Hawassa City Vs. Fasil Kenema
07 Oct 2023 14:00 – ASTU Stadium
Hadiya Hossana Vs. Mekelakeya
07 Oct 2023 17:00 – ASTU Stadium
St. George Vs. Wolkite City
08 Oct 2023 14:00 – ASTU Stadium
Ethiopian Medhin Vs. Bahir Dar City
08 Oct 2023 17:00 – ASTU Stadium
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