Capital Ethiopia Newspaper

Adane Girma takes leading scorers driving seat

Back from a two match absence, Adane Girma makes a hat trick to take-over the driving seat at Ethiopian premier league leading scorer’s table. Six rounds to go in to the end of Ethiopian premier league season, three strikers from three sides are rubbing shoulders with 13 goals each.
Reigning top scorer of the league Adane played a major role in trashing away Air Force to 5-0 score line with the striker finding the back of the net on three occasions. Adane’s goal tally reached 15 thus leading the table two goals away from the three strikers following. Fitsum G/Mariam and Medhane Tadesse share the runner-up spot with Getaneh Kebede absent for weeks because of injury. Though Getaneh return to action is expected to be sooner, the two that rub shoulders appear to be in a strong contention to the award. A discovery from last year Universality Colleges annual sport’s festival, Mugher Cement’s striker Fitsum G/Mariam steered his side back in to winning streak finding the back of the net in to occasions in Mugher’s 3-1 victory taking his goal number to thirteen. Medhane Tadesse of Ethiopian Coffee, who had been in goal draught for the last five matches managed to score twice to help his side to its first win in four consecutive matches. Medahne’s braid took him to the crowded second spot with equal thirteen goals. The premier league season yet with six rounds the current season top scorer’s goal tally is expected to reach a record higher that 25 goals by former Electric goal machine Yordanos Abay currently based in Yemen.