and Apoel meet on Sunday for the second time in a couple of weeks, with Omonia
hoping to end a disastrous winless run against Apoel that goes back five years.
are 14-5 to win in Jerusalem, just six days after they defeated Armenian side Banants 5-1 on aggregate in their first-round qualifier.
is high-level club, which coincides with my own profile as a coach," he told the club's website.
We deplore the burning of our national flag in APOEL's stands on Saturday, April 5, during a football match played in the Greek Cypriot part of Nicosia between Omonia
Nicosia and APOEL Nicosia," read a statement released by the Turkish Foreign Ministry on April 8.
The 28-year-old claimed he was being asked to take a 50 per cent pay cut on his pounds 8000-a-week deal when he left Hearts last summer and had no option but to follow Christos Karipidis in joining Omonia
City, though, took their foot off the pedal and paid the price in the 78th minute when Omonia
pulled a goal back through Rasheed Alabi.
Going behind on the night seemed to sap Omonia
of their self-belief and they went 2-0 down seven minutes later after some slapstick defending presented Wright-Phillips with a deserved goal.
In the not so distant past the Nicosia derby between arch rivals Apoel and Omonia
would attract more than 15,000 supporters, with the game's outcome almost impossible to predict.
midfielder Leandro looks set to feature
beat contender Anorthosis of Famagusta 4-0 on Sunday, starting with a 1-0 lead early in the game and then scoring three consecutive goals just before time, sending 18,000 fans in the GSP stadium into frenzied celebration.
Anorthosis currently ranks number 2 and Omonia
Nicosia number 6 in Cyprus league.
Klodian Duro fired Omonia
in front with a stunning 18-yard free-kick in the 49th minute.