Defence Force S.C.

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Defence Force SC
Defense Force SC (logo).png
Full name Defence Force Sport Club
Nickname(s) TORU
Founded 1938
Ground Addis Ababa Stadium
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Ground Capacity 35,000
Chairman Ethiopia Ato Emanuel Fentahun
League Ethiopian Premier League
2014–15 8th

Defence Force Sport Club (a.k.a. Mekelakeya) is an Ethiopian football club, in the city of Addis Ababa. [1] They play in the Ethiopian Premier League, the top level of professional football in Ethiopia. [2]. Addis Ababa Stadium, which has a capacity of 35,000, is their home. The team was named on past Army SC and Mechal SC.

Honours[edit]

1949, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1956, 1976, 1982, 1984, 1988, 1989
1946, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1975, 1982, 1990, 2006, 2013, 2015

Performance in CAF competitions[edit]

1977 – First Round
2007 – First Round
1976 – Quarter-finals


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