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Stathis Aloneftis, Cyprus winger


We are not a great side. Reading some sections of the media, a lot of people believe that we will have an easy night against Andorra. But that is not the reality of the situation. A lot depends on us.

I was unlucky to miss the game against Israel but I have been training hard for this game. None of us want to fall into the same trap as Greece [who lost 1-0 at home to the Faroe Islands]. 

 

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16/11/201414:00John Leonidou, Nicosia

The online media in Cyprus is buzzing ahead of the island's qualifier against Andorra tonight in Nicosia.

Charalampos Christodoulou's side will be looking to record their first home victory since beating Iceland back in 2012 and revive hopes of their maiden qualification for a major tournament.

Running the headline 'There is no other path', SentraGoal claims that out of all of the island's qualifiers, this is the only one that they are "obliged to win". The daily goes on to say that coach Christodoulou is taking nothing for granted, highlighting his comment before the game that "there are no easy games."

Kerkida.net, meanwhile, argues that there isn't too much to analyse and scrutinise ahead of the game as a match against Andorra should only have one outcome.

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16/11/201412:56John Leonidou, Nicosia

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