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The most popular sports are long distance running, especially 5000m, 10000m and marathons. Ethiopian runners such as Haile Gebresellassie have won many medals at international competitions and the olympic games. Like the rest of Africa football (soccer) is popular with the national team having won the African nations cup in the 60's.

Soccer is the common sport in Ethiopia however Ethiopia is more successful in running

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