Athletes Famous Athletes from Cyprus

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List of famous athletes from Cyprus, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Cyprus has seen some very talented athletes over the years, many of who have gone on to represent their country in the Olympics. These are some of the best Cyprus athletes of all time, so if you're a native of Cyprus and are aspiring to compete in sports professionally then these are people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular popular athlete from Cyprus then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

These athletes, like Charis Nicolaou and Evagoras Hadjifrangiskou include images when available.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Cyprus athletes?" and "Which athletes are from Cyprus?"

You can click on the names of these legendary athletes of Cyprus in order to get more information about each one.

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Marcos Baghdatis is a Greek Cypriot professional tennis player. He was the runner-up at the 2006 Australian Open and a semifinalist at the 2006 Wimbledon Championships and reached a career-high ...more

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Sophia Papamichalopoulou is an alpine skier who represented Cyprus at the 2010 Winter Olympics along with her brother Christopher. Sophia was Cyprus's flag bearer during the 2010 Winter Olympics ...more

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Christopher Papamichalopoulos is an alpine skier from Cyprus. He competed for Cyprus at the 2010 Winter Olympics in the slalom and giant slalom. Christopher was Cyprus's flag bearer during the ...more

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Jeremy "Jerry" Goss is a former Welsh international footballer. He is most noted for playing for Norwich City from 1984 to 1996. He came to prominence during their successful period in ...more

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Kyriakos Ioannou Kyriakos Ioannou is a Cypriot high jumper.

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Constantinos Charalambidis Cyprus national football team Constantinos Charalambides is a Cypriot football midfielder currently playing for APOEL in the Cypriot First Division.

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Cyprus national football team Anastasios Kissas is a goalkeeper who plays for APOEL in the Cypriot First Division.

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Marinos Satsias Cyprus national football team Marinos Satsias is a retired Cypriot professional footballer who spent his entire 19-year career playing for APOEL in Cyprus.

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Georgios Efrem AC Omonia Georgios Efrem is a Cypriot footballer who plays as a winger for APOEL and the Cyprus national team. He is a product of Arsenal F.C. Academy.

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Apollon Limassol Andreas Avraam is a Cypriot football midfielder who plays for Anorthosis Famagusta.

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Andreas Stavrou Apollon Limassol Andreas Stavrou is a Cypriot footballer currently under contract for Cypriot side AEL Limassol.

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Angelis Charalambous Cyprus national football team Angelis Angeli, also known as Angelis Charalambous, is a Cypriot professional footballer who plays as a centre back for Apollon Limassol and the Cyprus national team.

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Michalis Konstantinou AC Omonia Michalis Konstantinou is a retired Greek–Cypriot football striker. He played for the Cyprus national football team, and he is the all-time leading scorer with 32 goals in 85 appearances. He also ...more

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Nektarios Alexandrou APOEL FC Nektarios Alexandrou is a Cypriot footballer who currently plays for APOEL in Cypriot First Division. He is mainly a left winger, but in 2010 he started to play as left back also.

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Valentinos Sielis Anorthosis Famagusta FC Valentinos Sielis, is a Cypriot footballer who played as a Left back for Cypriot First Division club Anorthosis Famagusta. In 2014 he signed with AEL. Sielis is considered one of the best ...more

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AC Omonia Antonis Georgallides is a Cypriot football goalkeeper who currently plays for Omonoia and the Cypriot National Team. He also played for six years for Anorthosis and one year for Platanias in ...more

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Nikodimos Papavasiliou OFI Crete Nikodimos Papavasiliou is a Cypriot manager and former football midfielder. He was the first Cypriot to play in the FA Premier League. He is the current manager of Cypriot club Ermis Aradippou.

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Cyprus national football team Athos Solomou is a Cypriot professional footballer who plays for Romanian club FC Oțelul Galați. He is mainly a right winger but he also plays as right back also.

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Marios Nicolaou AEL Limassol Marios Nicolaou is a Cypriot currently playing for AEL Limassol of Cyprus. He had a successful passage from Panionios F.C.. Marios Nicolaou renewed his contract with the Cypriot Champions in ...more

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Nestoras Mitidis AEK Larnaca FC Nestoras Mitidis is a Cypriot footballer who currently plays for AEK Larnaca as a striker. His potential was quickly identified by AEK Academies and during the 2009-10 season, he was promoted to ...more

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Giorgos Vasiliou Cyprus national football team Georgios Vasiliou, is a Cypriot footballer who plays for Apollon Limassol.

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Apollon Limassol Christos Marangos is a Cypriot football midfielder who plays for Anorthosis Famagusta.

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Demetris Christofi AC Omonia Demetris Christofi is a Cypriot footballer who plays for FC Sion. Christofi is a winger who tends to play as a centre-forward or second striker. He is highly regarded for his strong shot. He was ...more

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Giorgos Merkis Cyprus national football team Giorgos Merkis is a Cypriot footballer currently playing for Apollon of Cyprus.

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Paraskevas Christou AC Omonia Paraskevas Christou is a Cypriot professional footballer who plays for Pandurii Târgu Jiu and the Cypriot national team. He is a central defender.