Ethiopia Bunna and national team attacking midfielder Elias Mamo was pushed-off the Ethiopian Premier League’s most expensive players’ throne after the Nigerian former top scorer of the season Samuel Sannumi joined him at the club. Dawit Estifanos returned home after a season with Diredawa Town to pen a one year one million Birr contract with relegation survival Ethio-Electric.
The former Electric, Saint George and Dedebit fast winger Sannumi was long rumored to join the team and on his return from trials with Middle-East clubs he just walked in and put his signature on a two year contract worth 1.4 million Birr. Full lodging, incentives and other bonuses, Samuel is expected to earn more than the mentioned figure but is expected to deliver something for Ethiopia Bunna who is in search of a second Premier League title. According to sources, the top scorer with 22 goals, Sannumi has been handpicked by the newly appointed Serbian head coach.
In other news, famous for his free kick and long balls and yet notorious for his discipline record former Ethiopia Bunna and national team midfielder Dawit Estifanos is back to the Capital to join Ethio-Electric under head coach Berhanu Baye. In search of a play maker Dawit could be the ideal choice if Berhanu manages to pair with fast track Fitsum G/Mariam, who played a significant role last season to help the team survive at the upper tier. Club supporters who had been worried about the club staying put at the transfer market are very happy about the news.