Omonia league champions in Cyprus

night the win was enough to give Omonia the Championship as their only other challengers for the title Apollon, could only draw 2-2 at home to Olympiakos.

The only goal of the game came early in the second half in the 49th minute, scored by striker Fotis Papoulis, who who shot from close range past the oncoming AEK goalkeeper. Omonia will play Apollon next week with the league title aleady been decided.

Apollon, led 1-0 from the first half through Pittas but Olympiakos equalised through Mantzis and five minutes later Zachariou gave Olympiakos the lead in the 69th minute.

Guerrier managed to to bring the game level for second time a minute from time but it came too late to change the game to the favour.

Omonoia is one of the most popular and one of the most historically successful football clubs in Cyprus, having won 21 national championships, 14 cups and 16 super cups.[2] Omonia holds an outstanding record of 14 championships in two decades (between 1970–1989), a record of being either champion or runner-up 14 times in a row in the championship (between 1973-1986), and the record of having won the Cypriot Cup four times in a row (between 1980 and 1983).

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