Yiannakis Okkas - Century of International Appearances


The outstanding Cypriot player, who obtained 103 international caps with his National Team, has entered the symbolic but exclusive circle of players with a Century of Caps. All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.


Caps Goals   Date     Venue           Opponent       Score    Competition

  1        15- 2-97   Agia Napa       Poland          2-3     
  2        17- 2-97   Paralimni       Lithuania       1-0     International Tourn.
  3        12- 3-97   Paralimni       Greece          0-4     International Tourn.
  4        29- 3-97   Paralimni       Russia          1-1     World Cup Qualifier
  5  1  1   2- 4-97   Sofia           Bulgaria        1-4     World Cup Qualifier
  6     1  30- 4-97   Tel-Aviv        Israel          0-2     World Cup Qualifier
  7     1   7- 9-97   Luxembourg      Luxembourg      3-1     World Cup Qualifier
  8     1  11-10-97   Lemesos         Luxembourg      2-0     World Cup Qualifier
  9  1  2   5- 2-98   Lemesos         Finland         1-1     International Tourn.
 10     2   9- 2-98   Lemesos         Slovenia        1-0     International Tourn.
 11     2  19- 8-98   Levkosia        Albania         3-2     
 12     2  10-10-98   Levkosia        Austria         0-3     European Ch. Qual.
 13     2  18-11-98   Serravalle      San Marino      1-0     European Ch. Qual.
 14     2   3- 2-99   Lemesos         Belgium         0-1     International Tourn.
 15     2   5- 2-99   Paralimni       Finland         2-1     International Tourn.
 16     2  10- 2-99   Lemesos         San Marino      4-0     European Ch. Qual.
 17     2  16- 3-99   Larnaka         Estonia         1-2     
 18     2  28- 3-99   Tel-Aviv        Israel          0-3     European Ch. Qual.
 19     2  18- 8-99   Lemesos         Romania         2-2     
 20     2   5- 9-99   Lemesos         Israel          3-2     European Ch. Qual.
 21     2   8- 9-99   Badajoz         Spain           0-8     European Ch. Qual.
 22     2  10-10-99   Wien            Austria         1-3     European Ch. Qual.
 23     2   2- 2-00   Lemesos         Lithuania       2-1     International Tourn.
 24     2   4- 2-00   Levkosia        Armenia         3-2     International Tourn.
 25  1  3   6- 2-00   Levkosia        Romania         3-2     International Tourn.
 26     3  22- 3-00   Levkosia        Iran            0-0     
 27     3  26- 4-00   Constanta       Romania         0-2     
 28     3  15- 8-00   TiranŽ          Albania         0-0     
 29     3   2- 9-00   Andorra La V.   Andorra         3-2     World Cup Qualifier
 30     3   7-10-00   Levkosia        Netherlands     0-4     World Cup Qualifier
 31  2  5  15-11-00   Lemesos         Andorra         5-0     World Cup Qualifier
 32  1  6  28- 2-01   Larnaka         Ukraine         4-3     International Tourn.
 33     6  24- 3-01   Levkosia        Ireland         0-4     World Cup Qualifier
 34  1  7  28- 3-01   Lemesos         Estonia         2-2     World Cup Qualifier
 35     7  25- 4-01   Eindhoven       Netherlands     0-4     World Cup Qualifier
 36     7   6- 6-01   Lisboa          Portugal        0-6     World Cup Qualifier
 37     7  15- 8-01   Tallinn         Estonia         2-2     World Cup Qualifier
 38     7   5- 9-01   Larnaka         Portugal        1-3     World Cup Qualifier
 39     7   6-10-01   Dublin          Ireland         0-4     World Cup Qualifier
 40  1  8  14-11-01   Athinai         Greece          2-1
 41     8  12- 2-02   Levkosia        Switzerland     1-1 [1] International Tourn.
 42     8  13- 2-02   Lemesos         Czech Republic  3-4     International Tourn.
 43     8  15- 5-02   Rhodos          Greece          1-3     
 44     8  21- 8-02   Belfast         N. Ireland      0-0     
 45  1  9   7- 9-02   Levkosia        France          1-2     European Ch. Qual.
 46  1 10  20-11-02   Levkosia        Malta           2-1     European Ch. Qual.
 47    10  29- 1-03   Larnaka         Greece          1-2     
 48    10  12- 2-03   Lemesos         Russia          0-1     International Tourn.
 49    10  29- 3-03   Lemesos         Israel          1-1     European Ch. Qual.
 50    10   2- 4-03   Ljubljana       Slovenia        1-4     European Ch. Qual.
 51    10  30- 4-03   Palermo         Israel          0-2     European Ch. Qual.
 52    10   7- 6-03   La Valletta     Malta           2-1     European Ch. Qual.
 53    10   6- 9-03   Saint-Denis     France          0-5     European Ch. Qual.
 54    10   4- 9-04   Dublin          Ireland         0-3     World Cup Qualifier
 55    10   8- 9-04   Tel-Aviv        Israel          1-2     World Cup Qualifier
 56  1 11   9-10-04   Levkosia        Faroe Islands   2-2     World Cup Qualifier
 57    11  13-10-04   Levkosia        France          0-2     World Cup Qualifier
 58  1 12  17-11-04   Levkosia        Israel          1-2     World Cup Qualifier
 59  1 13  26- 3-05   Larnaka         Jordan          2-1     
 60    13  30- 3-05   ZŁrich          Switzerland     0-1     World Cup Qualifier
 61    13  17- 8-05   Toftir          Faroe Islands   3-0     World Cup Qualifier
 62    13   7- 9-05   Levkosia        Switzerland     1-3     World Cup Qualifier
 63    13   8-10-05   Levkosia        Ireland         0-1     World Cup Qualifier
 64    13  16-11-05   Lemesos         Wales           1-0     
 65    13  28- 2-06   Larnaka         Slovenia        0-1     International Tourn.
 66  1 14   1- 3-06   Lemesos         Armenia         2-0     International Tourn.
 67    14  16- 8-06   Constanta       Romania         0-2     
 68    14   2- 9-06   Bratislava      Slovakia        1-6     European Ch. Qual.
 69    14   7-10-06   Levkosia        Ireland         5-2     European Ch. Qual.
 70  1 15  11-10-06   Cardiff         Wales           1-3     European Ch. Qual.
 71  1 16  15-11-06   Levkosia        Germany         1-1     European Ch. Qual.
 72  1 17   6- 2-07   Lemesos         Hungary         2-1     International Tourn.
 73    17   7- 2-07   Levkosia        Bulgaria        0-3     International Tourn.
 74    17  28- 3-07   Liberec         Czech Republic  0-1     European Ch. Qual.
 75  1 18  22- 8-07   Serravalle      San Marino      1-0     European Ch. Qual.
 76  1 19   8- 9-07   Larnaka         Armenia         3-1
 77    19  12- 9-07   Larnaka         San Marino      3-0     European Ch. Qual.
 78  2 21  13-10-07   Levkosia        Wales           3-1     European Ch. Qual.
 79    21  17-10-07   Dublin          Ireland         1-1     European Ch. Qual.
 80    21  17-11-07   Hannover        Germany         0-4     European Ch. Qual.
 81    21  21-11-07   Levkosia        Czech Republic  0-2     European Ch. Qual.
 82    21  20- 8-08   GenŤve          Switzerland     1-4
 83    21   6- 9-08   Larnaka         Italy           1-2     World Cup Qualifier
 84    21  11-10-08   Tbilisi         Georgia         1-1     World Cup Qualifier
 85    21  15-10-08   Dublin          Ireland         0-1     World Cup Qualifier
 86    21  19-11-08   Levkosia        Belarus         2-1
 87    21  10- 2-09   Levkosia        Serbia          0-2     International Tourn.
 88  1 22  11- 2-09   Levkosia        Slovakia        3-2     International Tourn.
 89    22  30- 5-09   Larnaka         Canada          0-1
 90    22   6- 6-09   Larnaka         Montenegro      2-2     World Cup Qualifier
 91    22  12- 8-09   TiranŽ          Albania         1-6
 92    22   5- 9-09   Levkosia        Ireland         1-2     World Cup Qualifier
 93  1 23   9- 9-09   Podgorica       Montenegro      1-1     World Cup Qualifier
 94  1 24  14-10-09   Parma           Italy           2-3     World Cup Qualifier
 95    24  11- 8-10   Larnaka         Andorra         1-0     
 96  1 25   3- 9-10   Guimar„es       Portugal        4-4     European Ch. Qual.
 97  1 26   8-10-10   Larnaka         Norway          1-2     European Ch. Qual.
 98    26  12-10-10   KÝbenhavn       Denmark         0-2     European Ch. Qual.
 99    26   8- 2-11   Levkosia        Sweden          0-2     International Tourn.
100    26  10- 8-11   Levkosia        Moldova         3-2
101    26   2- 9-11   Levkosia        Portugal        0-4     European Ch. Qual.
102    26   6- 9-11   ReykjavŪk       Iceland         0-1     European Ch. Qual.
103  1 27  11-10-11   Oslo            Norway          1-3     European Ch. Qual.

[1] Cyprus won 4-2 on penalty kicks.
[*] this match is not official for Hungary but it is for the Cypriot FA

Total Record

Matches  Won Draw Lost  For Against  Points  Percentage
   103    32   17   54   128-206        81     39.32

Types of           Matches   Goals
Friendlies             21       3
World Cup Qualifiers   31       8
European Champ. Qual.  31      10
Other Tournaments      20       6
                       
Total                 103      27

NB: the following matches are not full internationals:

  -     -   7- 2-98   Lefkosia        Norway U-23     2-0
  -     -  31- 3-98   Larnaka         Estonia XI      4-0
  -     -  27-10-98   Paralimni       Kuwait Olympic  5-3
  -     -   1- 5-02   Budapest        Hungary XI      1-2  [*]

[*] this match is not official for either FA but is apparently recognised by FIFA


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Prepared and maintained by Roberto Mamrud for the Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation

Author: Roberto Mamrud (roberto.mamrud@gmail.com)
Last updated: 9 Aug 2013

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