Adama City F.C.

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Full name Adama City Oromiya Football Club
Nickname(s) Adama Kenema
Founded 1991
Ground Adama Stadium
Adama, Ethiopia
Ground Capacity 4,000
Chairman Teshome Quankusie
League Ethiopian Premier League
2017–18 3rd

Adama City F.C. (Amharic: አዳማ ከትማ እግር ኳስ ክለብ) is an Ethiopian football club based in Adama, Ethiopia. They are a member of the Ethiopian Football Federation and play in the Ethiopian Premier League, the top division in Ethiopian football.[1]

Grounds[edit]

Their home stadium is Abebe Bikila stadium—named after the 1960, 1964 Olympic marathon champion.

Fans[edit]

Adama Kenema enjoys a great support for its fans both at home in Adama and during away fixtures. The supporters have been involved in some altercation with some rival team supporters in he past.[2]

Finances[edit]

Salaries at the club have steadily risen with player like Jecko Peaze Peryze earning 165,000 Br per month.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Adama Kenema Remains on Top of the Ethiopia Premier League". Ethiosports. Dec 27, 2015. 
  2. ^ Taddele, Omna (February 1, 2018). "Fans Mayhem in Addis Ababa Stadium as Adama Ketema Hold Kidus Giorgis". Soccer Ethiopia. 
  3. ^ Yimer, Solomon (March 18, 2018). "Footballers' Salaries sore, Club's Revenues Drained". Addis Fortune. 

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