Athos Solomou

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Athos Solomou
Personal information
Full name Athos Solomou
Date of birth (1985-11-30) November 30, 1985 (age 28)
Place of birth Limassol, Cyprus
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Right winger / Right back
Youth career
Apollon
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002–2009 Apollon 98 (8)
2009–2014 APOEL 62 (3)
National team
2007– Cyprus 13 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 15 February 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 13 March 2013

Athos Solomou (Greek: Άθως Σολωμού; born November 30, 1985 in Limassol, Cyprus) is a Cypriot football midfielder who last played for APOEL in the Cypriot First Division. He also plays for the Cyprus national football team. He is mainly a right winger but he also plays as right defender also.

Club career[edit]

Apollon Limassol[edit]

Solomou started his career from Apollon's Academy. He maded his debut with Apollon on season 2002-03. He stayed in Apollon for 7 years and he won one Cypriot Championship and one Cypriot Super Cup with the team.

APOEL[edit]

On 10 September 2009 Solomou signed a three-years contract with APOEL and the next season he helped APOEL to win the 2010–11 Cypriot First Division. He also appeared in three 2011–12 UEFA Champions League matches for APOEL, in the club's surprising run to the quarter-finals of the competition. At the end of the 2012–13 season, he became champion again with APOEL, after winning the 2012–13 Cypriot First Division.

During the 2013–14 season, he appeared in three 2013–14 UEFA Europa League group stage matches for APOEL and managed to win all the titles in Cyprus, the Cypriot League,[1][2] the Cypriot Cup[3][4] and the Cypriot Super Cup.[5][6]

On 2 June 2014, APOEL announced that it would not renew the contract with the player and after five successful years, Solomou left the club.[7]

Honours[edit]

Cyprus Apollon Limassol
2005–06
2006
Cyprus APOEL
2010–11, 2012–13, 2013–14
2013–14
2011, 2013

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sheridan strike hands APOEL Cypriot title". UEFA. 31 May 2014. Retrieved 31 May 2014. 
  2. ^ "AEL vs. APOEL 0-1". Soccerway. 31 May 2014. Retrieved 31 May 2014. 
  3. ^ "ΕΡΜΗΣ ΑΡΑΔΙΠΠΟΥ 0-2 ΑΠΟΕΛ" (in Greek). APOEL FC. 21 May 2014. Retrieved 21 May 2014. 
  4. ^ "APOEL vs. Ermis 2-0". Soccerway. 21 May 2014. Retrieved 21 May 2014. 
  5. ^ "APOEL FC 1-0 APOLLON". APOEL FC. 17 August 2013. Retrieved 17 August 2013. 
  6. ^ "APOEL vs. Apollon 1-0". Soccerway. 17 August 2013. Retrieved 17 August 2013. 
  7. ^ "Ολοκλήρωση συνεργασίας με Άθω Σολωμού" (in Greek). APOEL FC. 2 June 2014. Retrieved 2 June 2014. 

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