Capital Ethiopia Newspaper

Electric signs Ledetta Nyala’s Tafesse Solomon


Former Ledetta Nyala FC attacking midfielder, Tafesse Solomon, put pen to paper for a two year contract with Electric. With four foreign players in the squad, Electric appears a side that will never look back on regulation. Nearly half a dozen years with Nyala, growing up through the youth ranks, the attacking midfielder Tafesse landed a new contract with Electric at staggering three hundred thousand birr of course one third of the money is directed to his former club account.

One of last season’s promising talents, Nyala tried to keep the player until his contract expiry in three years despite being relegated to the lower division. Pocketing 100,000 Birr Tafesse is expected to fulfill the missing link of Yordan Stoikovich’s squad that is comprised of four Nigerians. Struggling in the regulation zone for three years in a row, the former two time Ethiopian premier league champion Electric appears in a strong position to return to the old glory days after three years in misery. With a fast and strong forward, a speedy left winger and center back duos all from Nigeria, Electric skipped by national team midfielder Asrat Megersa may join the league season heavy weights notably Saint George, Ethiopian Coffee and Dedebit FC.