ethiopia at AFCON 2013

By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 23rd, 2013
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The stadium was losing its mind, a yellow explosion smothering the country. The team in yellow, with only 10 men, were holding the African champions, tearing them apart at times, and the excitement was palpable. Yet this was not the golden sheen of Bafana Bafana, hosts of this Africa Cup of Nations, ...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 13th, 2013
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They may be smaller than the Nigerians, slower than the Zambians and have fewer professional players than most rivals, but Ethiopia are committed to excelling at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations. It is the first time the Horn of Africa squad has qualified for the pan-African tournament in 31 years, and...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Jan 12th, 2013
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“Minnows”, “rank outsiders” or, at best, a hardly flattering “unknown quantity”. These are just a few of the comments flying around about Ethiopia’s prospects in next week’s African Cup of Nations in South Africa in the country’s first appearance ...