Sunday, August 3, 2014

CAN U-17: Gabon eliminates Ethiopia 3-0 on aggregate

Libreville, Gabon – The Ethiopian U-17 team was eliminated from the CAN U-17 Championships after loosing 3-0 here today, reported Ethiopian Radio and Television Agency (ERTA).

The two teams played a scoreless match two weeks ago in Addis Ababa.

ERTA also said that the Ethiopian side played with 9 players after 2 of its players received their marching orders by the referee.

Meanwhile, Malawi defeated Benin 4-3 on penalty kicks to join Ethiopia, Algeria and Mali in Group B of the 2015 Orange Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.