Match of the Weekend: Apollon - Apoel
By cy.Reporter, 7 May, 2022
Apollon Limassol-APOEL, stadium: "Tsirio", 30th game of the Cypriot championship, 19:00, cytavision1
Apollon Limassol and APOEL are facing a match that can decide the fate of the championship, as the distance that separates the two opponents, a few "turns" before the end of the championship is only a degree difference. The hosts, if they are not defeated, will remain at the top, while the guests only want a victory to "overtake" their opponent.
He escaped defeat in the third minute of the delays by Anorthosis and in combination with the home draw of APOEL with AEK Larnaca, remained at the top of the standings. In the "camp" of the team there is faith for the victory that will "lock" the title and in this will help the friends of the team who sold out and will fill the stadium for the important match.
He may have missed the opportunity to be at the top with the home draw in the GSP against AEK Larnaca, however, everyone in the team believes that they will leave with the victory from "Tsirio" and will be at the top of the standings. There is also loyalty to the team's friends and for this reason the tickets to which the team was entitled immediately found holders.
Plus and minus
+ He plays in front of his world for two results which will keep him at the top.
-She completes three months without a win and this has started to pay off the team psychologically and affect her self-confidence.
+ He has scored in four of his last five away games.
- Has conceded goals in the last five away matches
In the last five matches of the team, it has four draws and one defeat.
In the last five matches he has two wins, two defeats and one draw
In four of the five matches of the team, less than 2.5 goals have been scored
In four of the five APOEL matches in all competitions, both teams have scored.
In three of the five matches of APOEL, more than 2.5 goals have been scored.
In the last three of the last five Apollon matches, both teams have scored.
In 84 matches Apollon Limassol has 26 victories, 21 matches ended without a winner and in 37 matches the "Blue and Yellows" celebrated the victory.
The stadium is full
"Tsirio" will be filled by the friends of Apollo, in order to help their team reach the victory-title and this seems to have been understood by everyone, as 16 years is too much for Apollo. These 16 years may have been title conquests, but the championship is above all.
Sofronis Augustis saw in comparison with the match with AEK Larnaca that players return to his disposal in view of tomorrow's crucial match. "So, certainly in the defensive line, Karo is expected to return and take the place of Essling, in the midfield, Okriashvili is expected to return. According to what appears, everyone at APOEL wants the victory and the goal is for the team to play dominantly from the first minutes of the match.
Apollon Limassol 4-4-2: Jovanovic, Filiotis, Hamas, Robers, Aleesami, Kol, Spoliaric, Kyriakou, Albanis, Pittas, Dignini
APOEL: 4-2-3-1 Michael, Joao Pedro, Vinicius, Karo, Zampala, Sarfo, Souza, Okriashvili, Theodorou, Natel, Maklitsa