UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE: Apollon recorded their second win over Austria Wien in the UEFA Europa League third qualifying round to advance to the final stage of qualifying where they will play PSV Eindhoven. **HIGHLIGHTS**
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**
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.
CYPRIOT FIRST DIVISION: It was an action-packed first weekend of the 2018-2019 Cypriot First Division Playoffs. AEK Larnaca gutted out a 1:0 win at home to AEL Limassol, Apollon earned a huge 3:1 win at home to Omonoia, and a surprise Nea Salamina team continues to surprise by holding APOEL to a 1:1 draw.