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Cyprus Cup Semifinal draw done

The Cyprus Cup Semifinal draw was done today.

Apollon vs Anorthosis
Doxa vs APOEL

The first legs are played on 26 April and the 2nd legs on 10 May.

For Anorthosis and Doxa, this is their only chance to qualify for Europe. Anorthosis has met Apollon 3 times this season with the first 2 matches ending in a draw and Anorthosis winning 2 weeks ago at home 3-1. The last time these teams met in the Cup was back in 2011 when Apollon went through 2-3 on aggregate. In 2010, Apollon went through 6-3 on aggregate. In 2009, Apollon went through 4-3 on aggregate after extra time. In 2008 Anorthosis went through 4-2 on aggregate.

Doxa is the only team left that is not in the Championship group. They are actually fighting to avoid relegation and the league is the most important to them. The teams have met twice this season with APOEL winning both games 2-0. Overall Doxa has managed to beat APOEL only once in the last 20 years. The odds are definitely stacked against them. The last time the teams met in the Cup, in 2014, APOEL went through 8-1 on aggregate. In 2009, APOEL went through 5-4 on aggregate.

Draw results at Cyprus football Association website – Click here.

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