Apollon defeats APOEL
Apollon FC has given a dramatic turn to the Cyprus football league after defeating APOEL FC with 1-0 in Limassol.
On Saturday, Omonia FC achieved a 2-1 victory over Anorthosis Famagusta FC and AEK defeated Ermis with 2-1 in GSZ Stadium.
APOEL stands first on the board of the first group of the championship with 58 points, Apollon is second with 56, AEK is third with 55, Omonia fourth with 53, Anorthosis fifth with 49 and Ermis sixth with 40.
Next weekend, for matchday 9 of the second phase, APOEL will face AEK at GSP Stadium, Anorthosis will face Apollon and Omonia will face Ermis.
At the bottom of the Cypriot League standings, Othellos Athienou lost 1-0 from Nea Salamina and dropped at the second category league.