1978–79 Cypriot Second Division

The 1978–79 Cypriot Second Division was the 24th season of the Cypriot second-level football league. Keravnos Strovolou FC won their 1st title.[1]

Cypriot Second Division
Season1978–79
ChampionsKeravnos Strovolou FC
(1st title)
PromotedKeravnos Strovolou FC
Relegated

FormatEdit

Fourteen teams participated in the 1978–79 Cypriot Second Division. All teams played against each other twice, once at their home and once away. The team with the most points at the end of the season crowned champions. The first team was promoted to 1979–80 Cypriot First Division. The last two teams were relegated to the 1979–80 Cypriot Third Division.

Changes from previous seasonEdit

Teams promoted to 1978–79 Cypriot First Division

Teams relegated from 1977–78 Cypriot First Division

Teams promoted from 1977–78 Cypriot Third Division

Teams relegated to 1978–79 Cypriot Third Division

League standingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion or relegation
1 Keravnos Strovolou FC (C, P) 26 63 18 +45 42 Promoted to Cypriot First Division
2 Chalkanoras Idaliou 26 62 17 +45 40
3 Adonis Idaliou 26 40 21 +19 37
4 Ethnikos Achna FC 26 59 27 +32 34
5 Ermis Aradippou FC 26 47 37 +10 28
6 Akritas Chlorakas 26 40 39 +1 27
7 Othellos Athienou FC 26 37 40 −3 25
8 AEM Morphou 26 40 53 −13 25
9 PAEEK FC 26 38 42 −4 21
10 Neos Aionas Trikomou 26 25 38 −13 21
11 Ethnikos Assia FC 26 21 34 −13 20
12 ASIL Lysi 26 34 52 −18 18
13 Iraklis Gerolakkou (R) 26 20 59 −39 13 Relegated to Cypriot Third Division
14 Parthenon Zodeia (R) 26 24 74 −50 13
Source:[citation needed]
Rules for classification: 1) Points, 2) Goal differences, 3) Goal for. Points system: Won=2 points, Drawn=1 point, Lost=0 points.
(C) Champion; (P) Promoted; (R) Relegated

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Xaris Xarilaou. "Cyprus – List of Second Level Champions". The Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. Retrieved 10 July 2017.