Cyprus 1977/78

First Division
Cyprus Cup 
Second Division 
Third Division 
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1977/78 Cypriot First Division

Final Table
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    Team	              Played	Won	Draw	Lost	GF	GA	GD	Points
 1. Omonia Nicosia		30	22	 7	 1	77	15	51	[Champions] [1978/79 European Cup]
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 2. APOEL Nicosia		30	17	 7	 6	47	20	41	[1978/79 European Cup Winners' Cup]
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 3. Pezoporikos Larnaca		30	15	 7	 8	40	30	37	[1978/79 UEFA Cup]
 4. Enosi Neon Paralimniou 	30	12	12	 6	38	28	36	
 5. Anorthosis Famagusta	30	11	13	 6	44	29	35
 6. Alki Larnaca		30	11	10	 9	35	40	32
 7. Aris Limassol		30	10	11	 9	51	41	31
 8. EPA Larnaca			30	 9	13	 8	44	35	31
 9. Apollon Limassol		30	10	10	10	40	36	30
10. Nea Salamina Famagusta	30	 8	12	10	43	48	28
11. Olympiakos Nicosia		30	 7	11	12	26	35	25
12. AEL Limassol		30	 7	10	13	41	48	24
13. APOP Paphos			30	 6	10	14	22	45	22
14. Evagoras Paphos		30	 4	12	14	32	59	20
15. Digenis Akritas Morphou	30	 5	 9	16	30	61	19     
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16. Chalkanoras Idaliou		30	 6	 6	18	22	62	18	[Relegated]

Notes: 2-1-0 points system
       Since APOEL qualified to 1978/79 European Cup Winners' Cup as 1977/78 Cyprus Cup winner, the third placed team, Pezoporikos Larnaca, qualified to 1978/79 UEFA Cup.

Teams home grounds
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AEL Limassol	        Tsirion Stadium
Alki Larnaca            Old GSZ Stadium
Anorthosis Famagusta	Old GSZ Stadium
APOEL Nicosia	        Old GSP Stadium
Apollon Limassol	Tsirion Stadium
APOP Paphos		GSK Stadium
Aris Limassol           Tsirion Stadium
Digenis Akritas Morphou Old GSP Stadium
Enosi Neon Paralimniou	Paralimni Stadium
EPA Larnaca             Old GSZ Stadium
Evagoras Paphos    	GSK Stadium
Nea Salamina Famagusta  Dasaki Stadium
Olympiakos Nicosia      Old GSP Stadium
Omonia Nicosia	        Old GSP Stadium
Pezoporikos Larnaca	Old GSZ Stadium
Chalkanoras Idaliou     Chalkanora's Stadium
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1977/78 Cyprus Cup 

(1) = 1977/78 Cypriot First Division 
(2) = 1977/78 Cypriot Second Division
(3) = 1977/78 Cypriot Third Division

In all rounds, each tie was played as a single leg and was held at the home ground of the one of the two teams, according to the draw results. ิhe winner was qualifying to the next round. If a match was drawn, extra time was following. If extra time was drawn, there was a replay at the ground of the team who were away for the first game. If the rematch was also drawn, then extra time was following and in the if the match remained drawn after extra time the winner was decided by penalty shootout.

Preliminary round (14 December 1977)
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In the preliminary round participated all the 6 teams of the 1977/78 Cypriot First Division, 5 teams of the 1977/78 Cypriot Second Division and 4 teams of the 1977/78 Cypriot Third Division.

Alki Larnaca (1)		5 - 0	Iraklis Gerolakkou (2)
Anorthosis Famagusta (1)       14 - 1   Olimpiada Neapolis (3)
Apollon Limassol (1)           10 - 0   Faros Acropoleos (3)
Doxa Katokopias (3)		1 - 2	Ermis Aradippou (2)
EPA Larnaca (1)	                7 - 1	ASIL Lysi (2)
Neos Aionas Trikomou (2)	0 - 2	Digenis Akritas Morphou (1)
Omonia Nicosia (1)	       13 - 2	AEK Ammochostos (3)
PAEEK (2)                       0 - 1   Nea Salamina Famagusta (1)

First round
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10 clubs from the 1977/78 Cypriot First Division, 8 clubs from the 1977/78 Cypriot Second Division and 5 clubs from the 1977/78 Cypriot Third Division were added.

Alki Larnaca (1)		2 - 0	Adonis Idaliou (3)
Anorthosis Famagusta (1)	1 - 1	Enosi Neon Paralimniou (1)
Omonia Aradippou (2)		0 - 1	APOEL Nicosia (1)
Aris Limassol (1)               2 - 3	Omonia Nicosia (1)
Ethnikos Assia (2)		0 - 1	Ethnikos Achna (2)
Achilleas Kaimakli (3)		1 - 6	AEL Limassol (1) 
Anagennisi Deryneia (3)      	1 - 0	Parthenon Zodeia (2)
ENAD Ayiou Dometiou (3)		0 - 1	APOP Paphos (1)
EPA Larnaca (1)		        2 - 1	Digenis Akritas Morphou (1)
Ermis Aradippou (2)		1 - 0	Akritas Chlorakas (2)
Keravnos Strovolou (2)          3 - 2	Evagoras Paphos (1)           [aet; normal time score was 2 - 2]
AEK Kythreas (3)		2 - 0	AEM Morphou (2)
Othellos Athienou (2)		3 - 1	Orfeas Nicosia (1)
Olympiakos Nicosia (1)          2 - 1	Apollon Limassol (2)
Nea Salamina Famagusta (1)	3 - 1	E.N. TH.O.I. Lakatamias (2)
Chalkanoras Idaliou  (2)	0 - 0	Pezoporikos Larnaca (1)

Replay
Enosi Neon Paralimniou (1)	 4 - 0	Anorthosis Famagusta (1)
Pezoporikos Larnaca (1)	         3 - 0	Chalkanoras Idaliou  (2)

Second round
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AEL Limassol (1)	       12 - 0	Othellos Athienou (2)
Alki Larnaca (1)	        4 - 0	AEK Kythreas (3)
APOP Paphos (1)		        0 - 2	Omonia Nicosia (1)
Ermis Aradippou (2)		0 - 4	EPA Larnaca (1)	
Keravnos Strovolou (2)		1 - 0	Pezoporikos Larnaca (1)
Olympiakos Nicosia (1)		2 - 1	Ethnikos Achna (2)
Anagennisi Deryneia (3)         1 - 7   Enosi Neon Paralimniou (1)
Nea Salamina Famagusta (1)      0 - 0	APOEL Nicosia (1)   

Replay
APOEL Nicosia (1) 	        4 - 1	Nea Salamina Famagusta (1)

Quarterfinals
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AEL Limassol (1)		1 - 3	Olympiakos Nicosia (1)
Alki Larnaca (1)		0 - 1	EPA Larnaca (1)	
APOEL Nicosia (1)	        1 - 0	Keravnos Strovolou (2)
Enosi Neon Paralimniou (1)      1 - 3	Omonia Nicosia (1)

Semifinals
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EPA Larnaca (1)		        0 - 0	Olympiakos Nicosia (1)
Omonia Nicosia (1)		0 - 2	APOEL Nicosia (1)


Replay
Olympiakos Nicosia (1)	        1 - 0	EPA Larnaca (1)


Final 
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11 June 1978 - GSP Stadium (1902)

APOEL Nicosia (1)   3 - 0   AEL Limassol (1)

[Takis Antoniou 20', Antros Miamiliotis 25', Markos Markou 33']


Cupwinner: APOEL Nicosia (qualified to 1978/79 European Cup Winners' Cup)

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1977/78 Cypriot Second Division

Final Table
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    Team	              	
 1. Omonia Aradippou	        [Champions] [Promoted]
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 2. Keravnos Strovolou				 
 3. Ermis Aradippou			 
 4. Ethnikos Achna 
 5. ASIL Lysi	 
 6. Neos Aionas Trikomou			
 7. Othellos Athienou
 8. Iraklis Gerolakkou		 
 9. Akritas Chlorakas
10. PAEEK Keryneia	
11. Parthenon Zodeia	
12. Ethnikos Assia			 
13. AEM Morphou	
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14. Orfeas Nicosia	        [Relegated]

Notes: 2-1-0 points system
       PAEK/AEK renamed to PAEEK.
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1977/78 Cypriot Third Division

Final Table
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    Team	             
 1. Adonis Idaliou	         [Champions] [Promoted]
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 2. E.N. TH.O.I. Lakatamias     
 3. AEK Kythreas		
 4. Anagennisi Deryneia		 
 5. Doxa Katokopias
 6. ENAD Ayiou Dometiou	
 7. Olimpiada Neapolis	
 8. AEK Ammochostos						
 9. Faros Acropoleos
10. Achilleas Kaimakli
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11. Ethnikos Asteras Limassol	  [Relegated to regional leagues]	

Notes: 2-1-0 points system
       Ethnikos Asteras Limassol withdrew after the start of the season. 


1976/77.

1978/79.

list of champions.

list of final tables.

list of cup finals.

list of super cup finals.


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