Giants killers Fasil Town travels to the Premier League new season’s first ever Amhara region derby match against Woldya Town at Melka Kole. While defending champion Saint George entertains visitors Adama Town for the week end’s biggest fixture.
A 1-0 away victory over popular side Ethiopia Bunna followed by a shocking home win over defending champion Saint George Fasil Town travels to Woldya for a historic derby match as favorite to return home with all three points. Popular head coach Zemariam W/Giorgis traveling to Bangkok for serious medical treatment, his assistant Mentesenot Getu is in the hot seat and the squad vowed to stay in full focus until their boss returns home in four weeks. Fasil with six points from three matches’ sits sixth while Woldya is tenth with five points from four matches.
The big showdown takes place in Addis Ababa with the champions aspiring to rebound from a shocking 2-1 away defeat. The visitors currently 4th in the table with seven points and renowned for their strong back four are in the Capital to make sure they stay close to the title contention. The showdown between the two sides is expected to be an exciting one because of their rivalry.
Asrat Haile is on high moral ground following his debut victory with Dedebit and leads his side to Jimma to face popular side AbaBuna in search of a win after the shocking 3-0 away defeat to ArbaMinch Town. A new comer Addis Ababa Town hosts a big match against city rival Ethiopia NegedBank. Head coach Tsegaye is still struggling for his first three points and is expected to mount a strong side against Seyoum Kebede’s team to ease the pressure coming strong. Addis Ababa Town is eighth with 5 points while NegedBank sits bottom of the table with just a single point from three matches.