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Ethiopia national football team

men's national association football team representing Ethiopia

Ethiopia national football team is the national football team of Ethiopia.

Ethiopia
Nickname(s)Walia ibex
AssociationEthiopian Football Federation
ConfederationCAF (Africa)
Sub-confederationCECAFA (East & Central Africa)
Head coachEthiopiaAbraham Mebratu
CaptainSaladin Said
Home stadiumAddis Ababa Stadium
Bahir Dar Stadium
FIFA codeETH
First colours
FIFA ranking
Current 151 Steady (7 February 2019)[1]
Highest86 (September 2006[2])
Lowest155 (December 2001[2])
Elo ranking
Current 145 Decrease 7 (3 March 2019)[3]
Highest40[4] (16 January 1968)
Lowest144[4] (18 November 2018)
First international
Ethiopia Ethiopia 5–0 French Somaliland
(Ethiopia; 5 December 1947)[4]
Biggest win
France French Somaliland 2–10 Ethiopia Ethiopia
(Ethiopia; 5 May 1954)[4]
Biggest defeat
 Iraq 13–0 Ethiopia Ethiopia
(Irbid, Jordan; 18 August 1992)
Africa Cup of Nations
Appearances10 (first in 1957)
Best resultChampions, 1962

Current Squad

Goalkeepers:

Deyas Adugna

Tadios Getachew

Jemal Sadat

Defenders:

Anwar Siraj

Tamirat Abebe

Bekele Zewdu

Bin lardame

Daniel Teklu

Degu Debebe

Midfielders:

Teshome Getu

Yohanes Wolde Muluken

Girma Ashenafi

Mulualem Regassa

Mesfin Assefa

Daniel Habtamu

Hyder Mensur

Adugna Gelaneh

Ibrahim Hussein

Forwards:

Yordanos Abay

Tafese Tesfaye

Abubakar Ismael

Ermias Kidanu

Andualem Nigussie

Elmedin Mohammed

ReferencesEdit

  1. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 7 February 2019. Retrieved 7 February 2019.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA.com. Retrieved 18 November 2018.
  3. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 "Ethiopia". World Football Elo Ratings. Retrieved 1 August 2014.