Bomb Targets Cypriot Soccer Ref

- February 27, 2015

Cypriot police say a pipe bomb caused extensive damage to a car belonging to the wife of a soccer referee in more acts of violence in the sport.

Cyprus Ref Held For Match Fixing

- January 10, 2015

A Cyprus court ordered the head of the country’s referees association to remain in police custody while he’s probed over soccer match fixing.

Donis Quits as APOEL Coach

- January 7, 2015

Coach Giorgos Donis has left APOEL Nicosia after an 18-month run that saw him lead the team to a Cypriot league and cup double.

Ajax Ousts APOEL From Europa, 4-0

- December 11, 2014

Ajax hammered APOEL Nicosia 4-0 on Dec. 10 to advance to the Europa League by finishing third in Group F of the Champions League.

APOEL Nicosia Ties Ajax, 1-1

- October 1, 2014

A first-half penalty earned APOEL Nicosia an entertaining 1-1 draw against Ajax in Group F of the Champions League on Sept. 30.

PAOK Beats OFI, 4-0, Takes Lead

- September 29, 2014

Razvan Rat scored twice to lead PAOK to an easy 4-0 win over OFI in the Greek league Sept. 28th to take sole position of first place.

Cup Tuneup: Japan Beats Cyprus 1-0

- May 28, 2014

Atsuto Uchida scored late in the first half on May 27 as Japan beat Cyprus 1-0 in the team’s final match on home soil before departing for the World Cup.

Ref Stops Cyprus Soccer Finale

- May 18, 2014

The Cyprus Football Association says the title-deciding finale between APOEL Nicosia and AEL Limassol was abandoned by the referee.

Ukraine Beats US Soccer, 2-0

- March 6, 2014

Playing in Cyprus because of the tension over Russia invading its homeland, the Ukraine soccer team beat the U.S., 2-0 in an exhibition game.

Cyprus Soccer Ref’s Car Bombed

- March 1, 2014

Cyprus’ soccer association postponed all first division matches this weekend after a bombing damaged the car of a top referee in the country.