Cyprus teams prepare for crucial play-offs

With the Cyprus football season entering its play-off stage, top-flight clubs are preparing for a lucrative qualification spot in European competition. Six teams are to fight it out for a golden ticket

New laws to stop match-fixing

News laws are to be introduced in an attempt to clamp down on match-fixing and corruption in Cyprus football, announced Justice Minister George Savvides. Following Tuesday’s meeting with political parties, members of

Own goals from bad decisions

Two extraordinary meetings held at the Presidential Palace this week highlighted once again the meddling of political parties in matters of national importance. Protecting football and halloumi have deteriorated so badly that

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Cyprus takes steps to combat football corruption

President Nicos Anastasiades headed a meeting on Friday over introducing more measures against match-fixing in Cyprus football, a persistent problem that authorities have failed to address over the years. Following the meeting,