Match Report | AEK – Apollon FC

Apollon have returned to the top of the Cyprus first division after their win over AEK Larnaca on Sunday, after previous leaders Anorthosis were beaten by AEL in Limassol earlier in the day.

Apollon and Anorthosis are currently tied on 23 points (with Apollon having a game in hand), however, Apollon are top due to their superior head-to-head record.

Apollon’s 2-1 away win in Larnaca was their first game under new manager Giannis Petrakis. Although it was a balanced game overall, Apollon managed to find a bit more incision in their play, scoring once in each half and generally creating a number of promising opportunities.