ASIL Lysi

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ASIL Lysi
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Full name Athletic Club Ischis Lysi
Founded 1932; 85 years ago (1932)
Ground Grigoris Afxentiou
Ground Capacity 2000
Chairman Nicos Pirillos
Manager Vesko Mihajlović
League Cypriot Second Division
2016–17 8th

ASIL Lysi (Greek: ΑΣΙΛ Λύσης) is a Cypriot football club which was established in the town of Lysi, Famagusta. After the Turkish invasion of Cyprus in 1974, ASIL became a refugee team and is temporarily based in the Grigoris Afxentiou Stadium in Larnaca. The club plays in the Cypriot Second Division.

History[edit]

The club was founded in Lysi, Famagusta on June 26, 1932. Club founders were Ch. Fokaides, Ch. Panayides, K. Rousi and N. Petrou. The choice for the club's name is attributed to Demetris Lambrou.

The best season for the club was 1968–69 in which they finished 6th in the first division.

Colours and Badge[edit]

The club colours are yellow and black. The emblem of the club is the discus thrower to symbolise the club's commitment to the olympic ideals and true sportsmanship.

Current squad [1][edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Cyprus GK Constantinos Zacharoudiou
2 Ukraine DF Oleg Toshev
4 Cyprus DF Theodoros Theodorou
5 Cyprus DF Antonis Nicolaou
6 Cyprus DF Marios Georgiou
7 Bulgaria FW Kostadin Bashov
8 Cyprus MF Demetris Kyriakou
9 Cyprus FW Marcos Michael
10 Greece MF Georgios Grammatikopoulos
11 Cyprus FW Timotheos Pavlou
14 Moldova MF Roman Bolbocian
17 Cyprus GK Andreas Stylianou (Captain)
18 Romania FW Andrei Ionescu
20 Cyprus MF Christoforos Kourtis
21 Cyprus DF Markos Markou
No. Position Player
23 Cyprus DF Vassilis Tofias
24 Cyprus DF Panayiotis Polykarpou
25 Cyprus MF Andreas Andreou
27 Cyprus FW Paraskevas Choutris (on loan from AEK Larnaca)
30 Romania DF Gabriel Frîncu
64 Cyprus GK Nektarios Kyriacou
69 Cyprus DF Giorgos Velkov
78 Cyprus DF Andreas Antoniou
82 Cyprus DF Constantinos Sofokleous
87 Cyprus MF Christodoulos Kountouretis
91 Cyprus DF Pantelis Louka
98 Cyprus GK Anastasis Kounni
Cyprus FW Andreas Pittaras
Cyprus DF Constantinos Kastanas

For recent transfers, see List of Cypriot football transfers winter 2016–17.

League History[edit]

The following table shows the progress of the team in time (for those seasons found data).

Season Division Place
2008–09 B 10th[2]
2009–10 B 9th[3]
2010–11 B 12th[4]
2011–12 C 4th[5]
2012–13 C 4th[6]
2013–14 B2 6th[7]
2014–15 C 2nd[8]
2015–16 B 11th[9]


Honours[edit]

1967, 1974
2001

References[edit]

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