CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup 2017 (Match Day 3):
Ethiopia 3-0 South Sudan (Group B)
Rwanda 1-3 Zanzibar (Group A)
Abel Yalew scored twice in Ethiopia’s 3-0 victory against South Sudan during a Group B match at the on-going CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup in Kenya.
Yalew shot the Walia Stars ahead in the 24th minute under scorching sun at the Bukhungu stadium in the Western town of Kakamega. The horn of Africa nation led 1-0 going to the mandatory half time break. Five minutes after resumption, Yalew doubled the lead before Abubakher Sanni scored the third after 57 minutes.
The Ethiopians are now top of Group B with three points.