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5-star AEK qualify for Europa League playoffs in style, Apollon through despite narrow loss

5-star AEK qualify for Europa League playoffs in style, Apollon through despite narrow loss

UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE: All 3 Cypriot teams are into the UEFA Europa League playoffs. AEK Larnaca punched their ticket in style with an emphatic 5:0 win at home to Sturm Graz, while Apollon coasted through on the back of their performance last week. APOEL came from behind to defeat Hapoel Beer Sheva 3:1 in Nicosia. **HIGHLIGHTS**

AEK and Apollon eye Europa League Playoffs

AEK and Apollon eye Europa League Playoffs

UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE: Both AEK Larnaca and Apollon got the job done in their respective fixtures of UEFA Europa League qualifying on Thursday as AEK earned a vital 2:0 away win against Sturm Graz while Apollon won big in their home leg, 4:0 over Dinamo Brest. **HIGHLIGHTS**

FOUL-ARA From Lykogiannis

FOUL-ARA From Lykogiannis

GREEK SOCCER ABROAD: Babis Lykogiannis scored an unbelievable goal from a 25-meter free-kick to open the scoring in Sturm Graz’s match away to Rapid Vienna in the Austrian Bundesliga. His side went on to win the derby 1-2. **VIDEO**