1986–87 Cypriot Third Division

The 1986–87 Cypriot Third Division was the 16th season of the Cypriot third-level football league. Elpida Xylofagou won their 1st title.

Cypriot Third Division
Season1986–87
ChampionsElpida Xylofagou
(1st title)
Promoted
Relegated

FormatEdit

Fourteen teams participated in the 1986–87 Cypriot Third 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 two teams were promoted to 1987–88 Cypriot Second Division. The last three teams were relegated to the 1987–88 Cypriot Fourth Division.

Point systemEdit

Teams received two points for a win, one point for a draw and zero points for a loss.

League standingsEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Promotion or relegation
1 Elpida Xylofagou 26 16 5 5 39 20 +19 37 Promoted to 1987–88 Cypriot Second Division
2 Ethnikos Defteras 26 14 8 4 38 16 +22 36
3 Ethnikos Assia FC 26 13 9 4 33 18 +15 35
4 Digenis Akritas Morphou FC 26 11 7 8 24 21 +3 29
5 Neos Aionas Trikomou 26 9 9 8 27 20 +7 27
6 AEK Katholiki 26 8 11 7 29 27 +2 27
7 AEM Morphou 26 8 10 8 20 18 +2 26
8 OXEN Peristeronas 26 6 12 8 22 25 −3 24
9 ASO Ormideia 26 8 8 10 29 36 −7 24
10 Chalkanoras Idaliou 26 10 3 13 32 29 +3 23
11 Kentro Neotitas Maroniton 26 7 7 12 40 44 −4 21
12 APEY Ypsona 26 5 10 11 21 38 −17 20 Relegated to 1987–88 Cypriot Fourth Division
13 Dynamo Pervolion 26 6 6 14 17 36 −19 18
14 AEK Kythreas 26 6 5 15 17 40 −23 17
Source:[citation needed]
Rules for classification: 1) Points, 2) Goal differences, 3) Goal for

SourcesEdit

  • "Γ΄ κατηγορία". Philathlos (in Greek). 1987-06-22. p. 7.
  • "Τελική Βαθμολογία". Phileleftheros (in Greek). 1987-05-11. p. 6.

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