Andreas Stylianou

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Andreas Stylianou
Personal information
Full name Andreas Stylianou (Ανδρέας Στυλιανού)
Date of birth (1942-01-23) January 23, 1942 (age 72)
Place of birth Kathikas (Paphos), Cyprus
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1963-1978 APOEL 261 (126)
National team
1963-1975 Cyprus[1] 37 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Andreas Stylianou (Greek: Ανδρέας Στυλιανού), who was born in 1942, is a former Cypriot football player. Andreas Stylianou joined APOEL in 1963. He won the Cypriot Championship twice (1965, 1973). He also won the Cypriot Cup four times (1968, 1969, 1973, 1976) and the Cyprus FA Shield once, in 1963. Moreover, he was the top scorer of the Cypriot Championship in 1967 and 1971 and he was pronounced the best football player of the year in Cyprus in 1965 and 1974.

Andreas Stylianou was the captain of APOEL during 1973-1974, when APOEL participated in the Greek Championship, being the champion of the previous Cypriot Championship, and managed to avoid relegation. APOEL would be the first team in Cyprus that would take part in the Greek Championship two consecutive seasons but, this institution stopped the next year, so the team returned to the Cypriot Championship.

He appeared in 314 matches and scored 148 goals in all competitions with APOEL.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cyprus - Record International Players". rssf.com. 2008-02-06. Archived from the original on 16 May 2008. Retrieved 2008-05-15.