Tag Archives: Cyprus


England vs Cyprus 1975

Another UFWC title mismatch involving a footballing minnow as we wait for the game between Liechtenstein and Spain… CLASSIC UFWC TITLE MATCH: England 5-0 Cyprus, 16 April 1975 European qualifier, Wembley Stadium, London Scorers: Macdonald (5) England were unofficial world champions, having taken the title from official champions West Germany a month earlier in a […]


Greece 2-0 Cyprus

GREECE 2-0 CYPRUS 19/05/2008 Patras Friendly Scorers: Ninis 5, Katsouranis 58 A makeshift Greece squad – missing 11 key players – managed to brush aside Cyprus 2-0 in this Euro 2008 build-up match. 18-year-old Panathinaikos starlet Sotiris Ninis scored within five minutes of making his international debut, beating Cyprus goalkeeper Antonis Georgallidis with a low […]


Greece squad named for Cyprus friendly

Greece coach Otto Rehhagel is without an entire 11-man team of key players for Monday’s UFWC clash with Cyprus. Olympiakos stars Antonis Nikopolidis, Vassilios Torosidis, Paraskevas Antzas and Christos Patsatzoglou – who will all play in this weekend’s Greek cup final – plus Georgios Samaras, Angelos Basinas, Georgios Seitaridis, Fanis Gekas, Ioannis Amanatidis, Sotirios Kyrgiakos […]