Ethiopia | Oumed Oukri

Ethiopia | Oumed Oukri

First name Oumed
Last name Oukri
Nationality Ethiopia
Date of birth 5 October 1990
Age 29
Country of birth Ethiopia
Place of birth Gambela
Position Attacker
Height 178 cm
Weight 75 kg
Foot Right
Ethiopia | Amin Askar

Ethiopia | Amin Askar

First name Amin
Last name Askar
Nationality Ethiopia
Date of birth 1 October 1985
Age 34
Country of birth Ethiopia
Place of birth Teferebar
Position Defender
Height 174 cm
Weight 62 kg
Foot Right
Luciano Vassalo

Luciano Vassalo

Name Luciano Vassalo
Profession Soccer Player
Date of Birth 1935-08-15
Place of Birth Ethiopia
Death Date
Birth Sign Leo

About Luciano Vassalo

Most-capped international footballer in the history of Ethiopia; he is widely regarded as one of Ethiopia’s greatest athletes.

Early Life of Luciano Vassalo

He was the first Ethiopian to be named player of the tournament for the 1962 African Cup of Nations, a trophy that was given to him by the Emperor of Ethiopia, Haile Selassie I.


He briefly coached after retirement for the Dire Dawa Cotton FC.

Family Life

He and his brother, Italo, both participated in the 1962 African Cup of Nations, winning Ethiopia its first trophy at these competitions; he also played with Italo for Saint-George SA.

Associated With

He and fellow Ethiopian Mengistu Worku were the only Ethiopians named to CAF’s 2006 list of the previous 50 years’ greatest African footballers, a list on which Roger Milla was selected for the top spot.