Ethiopian Premier League

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Ethiopian Premier League
Country Ethiopia
Confederation CAF
Founded 1944
Number of teams 14
Levels on pyramid 1
Domestic cup(s) Ethiopian Cup
Ethiopian Super Cup
International cup(s) Champions League
Confederation Cup
Current champions Saint-George SA
(2013–14)
Most championships Saint-George SA (26)
2013–14 Ethiopian Premier League

The Ethiopian Premier League is the top association football division in Ethiopia. Regulated by the Ethiopian Football Federation, it was created in 1944.

Ethiopian Premier League Clubs - 2014/15[edit]

Previous winners[edit]

  • In 2007, the championship was abandoned in June after 12 clubs (apparently including all 7 clubs from the capital Addis Abeba) boycotted the tournament; the federation awarded the championship to Awassa City.

Performance By Club[edit]

Club Winners
Saint-George SA (Addis Abeba) 26
Mechal [includes Army] (Addis Abeba) 11
Cotton Factory Club 5
Asmara [includes Hamassien] [now in Eritrea] 4
EEPCO 3
Tele SC Asmara [now in Eritrea] 3
Ethiopia Bunna (Addis Abeba; aka Coffee) 2
Embassoria (Eritrea) (includes Akale Guzay) [now in Eritrea] 2
Ethio-Cement 2
Awassa Kenema 2
British Military Mission-BMME (Addis Abeba) 1
Dedebit 1
Ermejachen (Addis Abeba) 1
Key Baher (Addis Abeba) 1
Medr Babur (Dire Dawa) 1
Ogaden Anbassa (Harar) 1
Omedla (Addis Abeba) 1
Tegl Fre (Addis Abeba) 1

Topscorers[edit]

Year Best scorers Team Goals
2001/02 Ethiopia Yordanos Abay EEPCO 20
2004/05 Medhne Tadesse Trans Ethiopia 19
2005/06 Ethiopia Tafesse Tesfaye Ethiopian Coffee
2006/07 Ethiopia Tafesse Tesfaye Ethiopian Coffee
2007/08 Ethiopia Saladin Said Saint-George SA 21
2010/11 Ethiopia
Ethiopia
Adane Girma
Getaneh Kebede
Saint-George SA
Dedebit
20
2011/12 Ethiopia Adane Girma Saint-George SA 23

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