The local derby between Omonia and APOEL was the highlight of Match Day 11 of the Cyprus Football League. The “el classico” was played at GSP Stadium tonight but it never achieved its expectations ending in a 0-0 draw.
Omonia ranks second in the Standings with 21 points, 3 behind Anorthosis that is leading, and APOEL is in the fourth place, with 17 points in 7 games.
Anorthosis beat AEK 2-1 in their local Larnaca derby, Anorthosis goals came from Kaltsas and Okriashvili in the 34th minute and 53rd minute respectively. AEK Larnaca scored in added time Trickovski. Olympiakos drew 0-0 with Enosis Neon Paralimniou.
AEL beat Ethnikos Achnas 1-0 with their goal coming from Jurado in the 29th minute and AEL played the last thirteen minutes with ten men when Gaztanaga sent off in the 77th minute but still hold the third spot in the league. Doxa Katokopias beat Pafos 1-0 with a last minute goal coming from Dervite.
Apollon lifted themselves to fourth place by beating Nea Salamina 4-1 their goals coming from Zelaya , Gakpe 2 and Pereyra in added time and Nea Salamina scored through a Onuegbu penalty.
Results of match Day 11: Olympiakos-Paralimni 0-0, AEK-Anorthosis 1-2. Ethnicos-AEL 0-1, Paphos-Doxa 0-1, Apollon-Nea Salamina 4-1.
Standings: Anorthosis 24 (10 games), Omonia 21 (10 games), AEL 18, APOEL 17 (7 games), Apollon 17, AEK 15, Nea Salamina 14, Ethnicos 11 (10 games), Paphos 9, Olympiakos 9 (10 games), Paralimni 6, Doxa 6.