APOEL

Memorable triumph for APOEL over Qarabag

Memorable triumph for APOEL over Qarabag

UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: APOEL completed a memorable comeback over Qarabag in Azerbaijan, recovering from a 2:1 deficit from the first leg to triumph 2:0 on the road and qualify for the UEFA Champions League playoffs. **HIGHLIGHTS**

Lampropoulos signs for Deportivo, Alef joins APOEL

Lampropoulos signs for Deportivo, Alef joins APOEL

GREEK FOOTBALL ABROAD: On Thursday afternoon, Deportivo La Coruna confirmed the signing of Greek defender Vasilis Lampropoulos, while Alef penned a loan deal with APOEL after spending the previous season with AEK.

Cypriot teams learn their fates in UCL and UEL early qualifying rounds

Cypriot teams learn their fates in UCL and UEL early qualifying rounds

UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: The Cypriot teams that have qualified for European play have learned their opponents in the upcoming UEFA Champions and Europa League early qualifying rounds.

AEL Limassol and APOEL qualify for the Cup Final

AEL Limassol and APOEL qualify for the Cup Final

CYPRIOT SOCCER CUP: AEL Limassol and APOEL Nicosia qualified for the Cypriot Cup final over Apollon Limassol and Enosis Neon Paralimniou, respectively. The Limassol derby ended goalless with AEL proceeding due to their first game 2:1 win. In the other semifinal, Paralimni and APOEL played to a thrilling 2:2 draw with the current league leaders moving on to the final with a 3:2 aggregate victory. The championship match is set for Wednesday, May 22nd at the GSP Stadium in Nicosia.**HIGHLIGHTS**

Slight advantage for AEL and APOEL in cup semifinals

Slight advantage for AEL and APOEL in cup semifinals

CYPRIOT SOCCER CUP: The first leg of the Cyprus Coca-Cola Cup semifinals took place on Wednesday with AEL Limassol and APOEL Nicosia gaining an advantage over Apollon Limassol and Enosis Neon Paralimniou, respectively. AEL prevailed in the Limassol derby with a 2:1 scoreline thanks to two goals from Ruben Jurado while in Nicosia, a late goal from Giorgos Merkis gave APOEL a slender 1:0 win. The second leg games are scheduled for April 17th.