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Pafos FC wins its first ever Cup

Pafos FC secured its first victory title in its history winning Omonoia FC 0-3 for the Cup final held on Saturday at GSP stadium in Nicosia.

President Christodoulides, a Pafos FC fan, watched the game.

Pafos FC had a strong performance in the first half. Muamer Tankovic (8’), Vlad Dragomir (36’) and Pedro Rodrigues (40’) scored for the Paphian team.

Omonoia was left with ten players at 85’ and had a yellow card.

This is Pafos’ first victory and the second for a Paphian team following the Cup victory by APOP Kinyras Pegeia in 2009.

President Christodoulides and CFA Chair Yiorgos Koumas awarded the Cup to the winners.


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Omonia through to the third round of the Europa League

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New Salamis KOPA Champions

Picture above shows the League Championship Shield being awarded to the Captain of New Salamis Douggie Morton by Chris Yiannakas Senior partner of YVA Solicitors the sponsors of the KOPA Cypriot Football League.

With two games still to go …