Cyprus national football team

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Cyprus
Shirt badge/Association crest
Association Cyprus Football Association (CFA)
Κυπριακή Ομοσπονδία Ποδοσφαίρου
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coach Pambos Christodoulou
Captain Constantinos Makrides
Most caps Ioannis Okkas (106)
Top scorer Michalis Konstantinou (32)
Home stadium GSP Stadium, Nicosia
FIFA code CYP
FIFA ranking 87 Increase 1 (18 December 2014)
Highest FIFA ranking 43 (September 2010)
Lowest FIFA ranking 142 (June 2014)
Elo ranking 115 (18 December 2014)
Highest Elo ranking 69 (22 March 2000)
Lowest Elo ranking 141 (March 1992)
First colours
Second colours
First international
Unofficial:
 Israel 3–1 Cyprus 
(Tel-Aviv, Israel; July 30, 1949)
Official:
 Cyprus 1–1 Israel 
(Nicosia, Cyprus; November 13, 1960)
Biggest win
 Cyprus 5–0 Andorra 
(Limassol, Cyprus; November 15, 2000)
 Cyprus 5–0 Andorra 
(Nicosia, Cyprus; November 16, 2014)
Biggest defeat
 West Germany 12–0 Cyprus 
(Essen, West Germany; May 21, 1969)

The Cyprus national football team (Greek: εθνική ομάδα ποδοσφαίρου Κύπρου) represents Cyprus in association football and is controlled by the Cyprus Football Association, the governing body for football in Cyprus. Cyprus' home ground is the GSP Stadium in Nicosia and the current coach is Pambos Christodoulou.[1][2] They have never reached the finals of either the European Championship or the World Cup.

History[edit]

Their first match was a friendly on 23 July 1949, against Maccabi Tel-Aviv in Tel Aviv which ended in a 3–3 draw, one year after becoming a member of the world governing body FIFA. Seven days later the team had its first international game, a 3–1 defeat against Israel in the same city. In November 1960, following independence from British rule, Cyprus drew its first post-independence official match 1–1 against Israel, as part of the 1962 FIFA World Cup qualifying tournament. Cyprus' first international victory was a 3–1 win against Greece on 27 November 1963 in a friendly. On 17 February 1968 Cyprus recorded their first competitive win, beating Switzerland 2–1 in a European Championship qualifying match in Nicosia.

In 1974, the national team enjoyed one of their most famous victories when they beat a Northern Ireland side 1–0 in Nicosia. On 12 February 1983, as part of the Euro 1984 qualifiers, Cyprus held world champions Italy to a 1–1 draw in Nicosia, followed a month later by the same result against Czechoslovakia. Four years later, in Euro 1988 qualification, Cyprus recorded their first ever point achieved in an away match, against Poland. In 1989 they drew 1–1 with France in World Cup qualifying match. Despite a number of triumphs on home soil, Cyprus had to wait until 1992 to record their first away win, a 2–0 victory against the Faroe Islands.

Results in qualifying tournaments have also improved considerably in recent times. In the qualifying stages for the 1996 UEFA European Championship, Cyprus drew 1–1 with holders Denmark. Four years later, they missed out on a place in the 2000 European Football Championship by a solitary point, 3–2 victories against Spain and Israel and a 4–0 defeat of San Marino contributing to the team finishing on 12 points, just one point behind Israel who qualified for the Euro 2000 play-offs.

On 15 November 2000, Cyprus scored their biggest win in history by beating Andorra in Limassol 5–0 in the 2002 FIFA World Cup qualification. On 7 October 2006, as part of the Euro 2008 qualifiers, Cyprus caused a major upset by beating the Republic of Ireland 5–2 at home, with Michalis Konstantinou and Constantinos Charalambides each scoring two goals and Alexandros Garpozis one goal. On 15 November 2006, they caused another surprise by holding the World Cup semi-finalists Germany to a 1–1 draw at home. On 13 October 2007, they beat Wales 3–1 in Nicosia. On 17 October 2007, Cyprus came close to a historic away victory in Dublin against the Republic of Ireland, but the hosts equalised in the last minute of the game, and the match ended 1–1. On 3 September 2010, as part of the Euro 2012 qualifiers, Cyprus claimed a historic result against Portugal after drawing 4–4 in Guimarães. In the next Euro qualifying, the 2016, they claimed one of their most historic victory after defeating FIFA World Cup debutant Bosnia 2-1 in Zenica.

Kit[edit]

On 7 October 2006, a new kit was made by Diadora. It outlines a map of Cyprus in amber from the shoulder to the sleeve, with a green line running down the middle to indicate the division of the island. This kit was used for the UEFA Euro 2008 qualifying, and was replaced by a kit made by Adidas for the 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification, the UEFA Euro 2012 qualifying, and the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification campaign.

Kit provider Period
England Umbro 2002 - 2006
Italy Diadora 2006 – 2008
Germany Adidas 2008 – present

Home stadium[edit]

Cyprus currently plays home matches at the GSP Stadium in Nicosia. Home matches had previously been staged at different stadiums all around the country. Until 1974 Cyprus used either the old GSP Stadium in central Nicosia, or the GSE stadium in Famagusta. After the Turkish invasion of Cyprus, some matches were played at Tsirion Stadium in Limassol and the Makario Stadium in Nicosia. In 1999, the building of the New GSP Stadium in Nicosia provided a new home for the national team but in 2008 a change of sponsorship forced home fixtures for 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification to be played at the Antonis Papadopoulos Stadium. However, Cyprus returned to the GSP Stadium for the UEFA Euro 2012 qualifying round matches.

Total results and records[edit]

As of 16 November 2014.

Competition Played Won Drawn Lost GF GA
FIFA World Cup qualification 104 12 12 80 78 281
European Championship qualification 98 14 14 70 76 256
Friendly Matches 117 34 31 52 126 170
TOTAL 319 60 57 202 280 707

FIFA World Cup record[edit]

2012 Cyprus national football team in Bulgaria.
FIFA World Cup record
Year Round Position Pld W D L GF GA
Uruguay 1930 Did Not Enter
Italy 1934
France 1938
Brazil 1950
Switzerland 1954
Sweden 1958
Chile 1962 Did Not Qualify
England 1966
Mexico 1970
West Germany 1974
Argentina 1978
Spain 1982
Mexico 1986
Italy 1990
United States 1994
France 1998
South Korea Japan 2002
Germany 2006
South Africa 2010
Brazil 2014
Russia 2018 To Be Determined
Total 0/20

European Championship record[edit]

UEFA European Championship record
Year Round Position GP W D* L GS GA
France 1960 Did Not Enter
Spain 1964
Italy 1968 Did Not Qualify
Belgium 1972
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia 1976
Italy 1980
France 1984
West Germany 1988
Sweden 1992
England 1996
Belgium Netherlands 2000
Portugal 2004
Austria Switzerland 2008
Poland Ukraine 2012
France 2016 To Be Determined
Total 0/14

2014 FIFA World Cup qualification[edit]

Team
Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Switzerland 10 7 3 0 17 6 +11 24
 Iceland 10 5 2 3 17 15 +2 17
 Slovenia 10 5 0 5 14 11 +3 15
 Norway 10 3 3 4 10 13 −3 12
 Albania 10 3 2 5 9 11 −2 11
 Cyprus 10 1 2 7 4 15 −11 5
  Albania Cyprus Iceland Norway Slovenia Switzerland
Albania  3–1 1–2 1–1 1–0 1–2
Cyprus  0–0 1–0 1–3 0–2 0–0
Iceland  2–1 2–0 2–0 2–4 0–2
Norway  0–1 2–0 1–1 2–1 0–2
Slovenia  1–0 2–1 1–2 3–0 0–2
Switzerland  2–0 1–0 4–4 1–1 1–0


Results and fixtures[edit]

A meeting was held in Zurich, Switzerland on 22 November 2011 to determine the schedule. The delegates failed to reach agreement on the fixtures, which were then determined by a random draw at the conclusion of the meeting.[3]

7 September 2012
20:30 UTC+2
Albania  3 – 1  Cyprus
Konstantinou Goal 35' (o.g.)
Çani Goal 84'
Bogdani Goal 87'
Report Laban Goal 45+2'

11 September 2012
20:00 UTC+3
Cyprus  1 – 0  Iceland
Makrides Goal 57' Report Ottesen Red card 86'

12 October 2012
20:45 UTC+2
Slovenia  2 – 1  Cyprus
Matavž Goal 38'61' Report Aloneftis Goal 83'
Ljudski vrt, Maribor
Attendance: 7,988[6]
Referee: Ivan Kružliak (Slovakia)

16 October 2012
20:00 UTC+3
Cyprus  1 – 3  Norway
Aloneftis Goal 42' Report Hangeland Goal 44'
Elyounoussi Goal 81' (pen.)
King Goal 83'

23 March 2013
18:30 UTC+2
Cyprus  0 – 0  Switzerland
Report
GSP Stadium, Nicosia
Attendance: 2,045[8]
Referee: Manuel Gräfe (Germany)

8 June 2013
17:30 UTC+2
Switzerland  1 – 0  Cyprus
Seferović Goal 90' Report
Stade de Genève, Geneva
Attendance: 16,900[9]
Referee: Paolo Mazzoleni (Italy)

6 September 2013
19:00 UTC+2
Norway  2–0  Cyprus
Elyounoussi Goal 43'
King Goal 66'
Report
Ullevaal Stadion, Oslo
Attendance: 11,295[10]
Referee: Kenn Hansen (Denmark)

10 September 2013
21:30 UTC+3
Cyprus  0–2  Slovenia
Report Novaković Goal 12'
Iličić Goal 80'
GSP Stadium, Nicosia
Attendance: 714[11]
Referee: Ruddy Buquet (France)

11 October 2013
18:45 UTC±0
Iceland  2–0  Cyprus
Sigþórsson Goal 60'
Sigurðsson Goal 76'
Report
Laugardalsvöllur, Reykjavík
Attendance: 9,767[12]
Referee: István Vad (Hungary)

15 October 2013
19:00 UTC+3
Cyprus  0–0  Albania
Report
GSP Stadium, Nicosia
Attendance: 341[13]
Referee: Ivan Bebek (Croatia)

UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification Israel Wales Cyprus Belgium Bosnia and Herzegovina Andorra
1  Israel 3 3 0 0 9 2 +7 9 Advance to final tournament 28 Mar '15 10 Oct '15 31 Mar '15 3–0 3 Sep '15
2  Wales 4 2 2 0 4 2 +2 8 6 Sep '15 2–1 12 Jun '15 0–0 13 Oct '15
3  Cyprus 4 2 0 2 9 5 +4 6 Final tournament or play-offs 1–2 3 Sep '15 6 Sep '15 13 Oct '15 5–0
4  Belgium 3 1 2 0 7 1 +6 5 13 Oct '15 0–0 28 Mar '15 3 Sep '15 6–0
5  Bosnia-Herzegovina 4 0 2 2 2 6 −4 2 12 Jun '15 10 Oct '15 1–2 1–1 6 Sep '15
6  Andorra 4 0 0 4 2 17 −15 0 1–4 1–2 12 Jun '15 10 Oct '15 28 Mar '15
Updated to match(es) played on 16 November 2014. Source: UEFA
Rules for classification: Qualification tiebreakers

Results and fixtures[edit]

The fixtures were released by UEFA the same day as the draw, which was held on 23 February 2014 in Nice.[14] Times are CET/CEST, as listed by UEFA: UTC+1 for matches on 27–28 March 2015 and all matches in November, and UTC+2 for matches on 29 and 31 March 2015 and all matches in June, September and October (local times are in parentheses).

9 September 2014
20:45
(20:45 UTC+2)
Bosnia-Herzegovina  1–2  Cyprus
Ibišević Goal 6' Report Christofi Goal 45'73'
Bilino Polje, Zenica
Attendance: 12,100
Referee: Yevhen Aranovskiy (Ukraine)

10 October 2014
20:45
(21:45 UTC+3)
Cyprus  1–2  Israel
Makrides Goal 67' Report Damari Goal 38'
Ben Haim Goal 45'
GSP Stadium, Nicosia
Attendance: 19,164
Referee: Daniele Orsato (Italy)

13 October 2014
20:45
(19:45 UTC+1)
Wales  2–1  Cyprus
Cotterill Goal 13'
Robson-Kanu Goal 23'
Report Laban Goal 36'
Cardiff City Stadium, Cardiff
Attendance: 21,273
Referee: Manuel Gräfe (Germany)

16 November 2014
18:00
(19:00 UTC+2)
Cyprus  5–0  Andorra
Merkis Goal 9'
Efrem Goal 31'42'60'
Christofi Goal 87' (pen.)
Report
GSP Stadium, Nicosia
Attendance: 6,078
Referee: Mark Clattenburg (England)

28 March 2015
20:45
(20:45 UTC+1)
Belgium  v  Cyprus
Report

12 June 2015
20:45
(20:45 UTC+2)
Andorra  v  Cyprus
Report

3 September 2015
20:45
(21:45 UTC+3)
Cyprus  v  Wales
Report

6 September 2015
20:45
(21:45 UTC+3)
Cyprus  v  Belgium
Report

10 October 2015
20:45
(21:45 UTC+3)
Israel  v  Cyprus
Report

13 October 2015
20:45
(21:45 UTC+3)
Cyprus  v  Bosnia-Herzegovina
Report

Current squad[edit]

The following 24 players were called for the UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying match against Andorra on 16 November 2014.
Caps and goals as of 16 November 2014, after the match against Andorra.

0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Antonis Georgallides (1982-01-30) 30 January 1982 (age 32) 58 0 Cyprus Omonia
1GK Anastasios Kissas (1988-01-18) 18 January 1988 (age 26) 12 0 Cyprus APOEL
1GK Giorgos Loizou (1992-02-25) 25 February 1992 (age 22) 0 0 Cyprus Ethnikos Achna
2DF Elias Charalambous (1980-09-25) 25 September 1980 (age 34) 65 0 Cyprus AEK Larnaca
2DF Giorgos Merkis (1984-07-30) 30 July 1984 (age 30) 30 1 Cyprus Apollon Limassol
2DF Jason Demetriou (1987-11-18) 18 November 1987 (age 27) 25 0 Cyprus Anorthosis Famagusta
2DF Valentinos Sielis (1990-03-01) 1 March 1990 (age 24) 11 0 Cyprus AEL Limassol
2DF Angelis Angeli (1989-05-31) 31 May 1989 (age 25) 10 0 Cyprus Apollon Limassol
2DF Marios Antoniades (1990-05-14) 14 May 1990 (age 24) 6 0 Cyprus APOEL
2DF Constantinos Laifis (1993-05-19) 19 May 1993 (age 21) 1 0 Cyprus Anorthosis Famagusta
2DF Nicholas Ioannou (1995-11-10) 10 November 1995 (age 19) 0 0 Cyprus APOEL
2DF Constantinos Mintikkis (1989-07-14) 14 July 1989 (age 25) 0 0 Cyprus Nea Salamina
3MF Efstathios Aloneftis (1983-03-29) 29 March 1983 (age 31) 60 10 Cyprus APOEL
3MF Marios Nicolaou (1983-10-04) 4 October 1983 (age 31) 45 1 Cyprus AEL Limassol
3MF Nektarios Alexandrou (1983-12-19) 19 December 1983 (age 31) 29 0 Cyprus APOEL
3MF Georgios Efrem (1989-07-05) 5 July 1989 (age 25) 28 3 Cyprus APOEL
3MF Vincent Laban (1984-09-09) 9 September 1984 (age 30) 17 2 Romania Astra Giurgiu
3MF Kostakis Artymatas (1993-04-15) 15 April 1993 (age 21) 5 0 Cyprus APOEL
4FW Demetris Christofi (1988-09-28) 28 September 1988 (age 26) 37 6 Switzerland Sion
4FW Nestoras Mitidis (1991-06-01) 1 June 1991 (age 23) 14 0 Cyprus AEK Larnaca
4FW Pieros Sotiriou (1993-01-13) 13 January 1993 (age 21) 11 0 Cyprus APOEL
4FW Andreas Papathanasiou (1983-10-03) 3 October 1983 (age 31) 6 0 Cyprus Ermis Aradippou
4FW Andreas Makris (1995-11-27) 27 November 1995 (age 19) 4 0 Cyprus Anorthosis Famagusta
4FW Georgios Kolokoudias (1989-05-03) 3 May 1989 (age 25) 1 0 Cyprus Ayia Napa

Recent call-ups[edit]

The following players have also been called up to the Cyprus squad within the last 12 months and are still available for selection.

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Christos Mastrou (1988-01-30) 30 January 1988 (age 26) 2 0 Cyprus Enosis Neon Paralimni v.  Japan, 27 May 2014
GK Panos Constantinou (1985-11-01) 1 November 1985 (age 29) 1 0 Cyprus Aris Limassol v.  Japan, 27 May 2014
DF Charis Kyriakou (1989-10-15) 15 October 1989 (age 25) 7 0 Cyprus Omonia v.  Andorra, 16 November 2014 (preliminary)
DF Dosa Júnior (1986-08-27) 27 August 1986 (age 28) 14 0 Poland Legia Warsaw v.  Wales, 13 October 2014
DF Marios Stylianou (1993-10-23) 23 October 1993 (age 21) 2 0 Cyprus Apollon Limassol v.  Wales, 13 October 2014
DF Eleftherios Mertakas (1985-03-16) 16 March 1985 (age 29) 2 0 Cyprus AEK Larnaca v.  Israel, 10 October 2014 (preliminary)
DF Giorgos Vasiliou (1984-06-12) 12 June 1984 (age 30) 8 0 Cyprus Apollon Limassol v.  Japan, 27 May 2014
MF Constantinos Makrides (1982-01-13) 13 January 1982 (age 32) 70 5 Ukraine Metalurh Donetsk v.  Andorra, 16 November 2014 (preliminary)
MF Constantinos Charalambidis (Captain) (1981-07-25) 25 July 1981 (age 33) 77 11 Cyprus APOEL v.  Wales, 13 October 2014
MF Giorgos Aresti (1994-09-02) 2 September 1994 (age 20) 2 0 Cyprus Ayia Napa v.  Wales, 13 October 2014
MF Giorgos Economides (1990-04-10) 10 April 1990 (age 24) 0 0 Cyprus Omonia v.  Japan, 27 May 2014
MF Charalambos Kyriakou (1995-02-09) 9 February 1995 (age 19) 1 0 Cyprus Apollon Limassol v.  Northern Ireland, 5 March 2014
FW Onisiforos Roushias (1992-07-15) 15 July 1992 (age 22) 1 0 Cyprus Omonia v.  Japan, 27 May 2014

Past managers[edit]

As of 8 January 2014.[15][16]

Name Career
Cyprus Pambos Christodoulou 2014–
Greece Nikos Nioplias 2011–2013
Greece Angelos Anastasiadis 2005–2011
Serbia Momčilo Vukotić 2001–2004
Cyprus Takis Charalambous 2001
Cyprus Stavros Papadopoulos 1999–2001
Cyprus Panikos Georgiou 1997–1999
Cyprus Stavros Papadopoulos 1997
Cyprus Andreas Michaelides 1991–1996
Cyprus Panikos Iakovou 1988–1991
Cyprus Takis Charalambous 1987
Cyprus Panikos Iakovou 1984–1987
Bulgaria Vassil Spasov 1982–1984
Greece Kostas Talianos 1978–1982
Cyprus Andreas Lazarides 1977
Cyprus Panikos Krystallis 1976–1977
Greece Kostas Talianos 1976
Cyprus Pambos Avraamidis 1975
Cyprus Panikos Iakovou 1974
Cyprus Pambos Avraamidis 1972–1974
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Sima Milovanov 1972
England Ray Wood 1970–1971
Cyprus Pambos Avraamidis 1968–1969
Greece Argyrios Gavalas 1960–1967

Player records[edit]

As of 16 November 2014.

Most capped players[edit]

# Name Period Caps Goals
1 Ioannis Okkas 1997–2011 106 27
2 Michalis Konstantinou 1998–2012 86 32
3 Pambos Pittas 1987–1999 82 7
4 Constantinos Charalambides 2003– 77 11
5 Nicos Panayiotou 1994–2006 75 0

Top goalscorers[edit]

# Player Period Caps Goals
1 Michalis Konstantinou 1998–2012 86 32
2 Ioannis Okkas 1997–2011 106 27
3 Constantinos Charalambides 2003– 77 11
4 Efstathios Aloneftis 2005– 60 10
Marios Agathokleous 1994–2003 38 10

Notable results[edit]

Date Tournament Place Opponent Score
November 27, 1963 Friendly Nicosia, Cyprus  Greece 3 – 1
February 17, 1968 UEFA EURO 1968 qualifying Nicosia, Cyprus  Switzerland 2 – 1
February 14, 1973 1974 FIFA World Cup qualification Nicosia, Cyprus  Northern Ireland 1 – 0
May 13, 1979 UEFA EURO 1980 qualifying Limassol, Cyprus  Romania 1 – 1
February 12, 1983 UEFA EURO 1984 qualifying Limassol, Cyprus  Italy 1 – 1
March 27, 1983 UEFA EURO 1984 qualifying Nicosia, Cyprus  Czechoslovakia 1 – 1
April 12, 1987 UEFA EURO 1988 qualifying Gdansk, Poland  Poland 0 – 0
October 22, 1988 1990 FIFA World Cup qualification Nicosia, Cyprus  France 1 – 1
March 24, 1993 1994 FIFA World Cup qualification Limassol, Cyprus  Czechoslovakia 1 – 1
March 29, 1995 UEFA EURO 1996 qualifying Limassol, Cyprus  Denmark 1 – 1
November 15, 1995 UEFA EURO 1996 qualifying Limassol, Cyprus  Belgium 1 – 1
November 10, 1996 1998 FIFA World Cup qualification Limassol, Cyprus  Israel 2 – 0
March 29, 1997 1998 FIFA World Cup qualification Paralimni, Cyprus  Russia 1 – 1
September 5, 1998 UEFA EURO 2000 qualifying Larnaca, Cyprus  Spain 3 – 2
September 5, 1999 UEFA EURO 2000 qualifying Limassol, Cyprus  Israel 3 – 2
February 6, 2000 Friendly Nicosia, Cyprus  Romania 3 – 2
November 15, 2000 2002 FIFA World Cup qualification Limassol, Cyprus  Andorra 5 – 0
February 28, 2001 Friendly Larnaca, Cyprus  Ukraine 4 – 3
November 14, 2001 Friendly Athens, Greece  Greece 2 – 1
October 11, 2003 UEFA EURO 2004 qualifying Limassol, Cyprus  Slovenia 2 – 2
August 18, 2004 Friendly Limassol, Cyprus  Albania 2 – 1
October 7, 2006 UEFA EURO 2008 qualifying Nicosia, Cyprus  Republic of Ireland 5 – 2
November 15, 2006 UEFA EURO 2008 qualifying Nicosia, Cyprus  Germany 1 – 1
October 13, 2007 UEFA EURO 2008 qualifying Nicosia, Cyprus  Wales 3 – 1
October 17, 2007 UEFA EURO 2008 qualifying Dublin, Ireland  Republic of Ireland 1 – 1
February 6, 2008 Friendly Nicosia, Cyprus  Ukraine 1 – 1
October 11, 2008 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification Tbilisi, Georgia  Georgia 1 – 1
February 11, 2009 Friendly Nicosia, Cyprus  Slovakia 3 – 2
March 28, 2009 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification Larnaca, Cyprus  Georgia 2 – 1
September 9, 2009 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification Podgorica, Montenegro  Montenegro 1 – 1
October 11, 2009 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification Larnaca, Cyprus  Bulgaria 4 – 1
September 3, 2010 UEFA EURO 2012 qualifying Guimarães, Portugal  Portugal 4 – 4
February 29, 2012 Friendly Larnaca, Cyprus  Serbia 0 – 0
March 23, 2013 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification Nicosia, Cyprus  Switzerland 0 – 0
September 9, 2014 UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina  Bosnia-Herzegovina 2 – 1
November 16, 2014 UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying Nicosia, Cyprus  Andorra 5 – 0


References[edit]

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  16. ^ RSSSF - Cyprus National Team Coaches

External links[edit]