Cork City to face Limassol in Champions League qualifier

Cork City will face Cypriot double winners Apollon Limassol in the first round of this season’s Champions League with former Champions League winners Crvenza Zvezda awaiting the winners in the second round.

Cork City will face Cypriot double winners Apollon Limassol in the first round of this season’s Champions League with former Champions League winners Crvenza Zvezda awaiting the winners in the second round.

Cork face Apollon at home on July 12 with a clash in Cyprus the following week with the winners going on to face Crvenza, formerly known as Red Star Belgrade.

Apollon are making their first European appearance in five years but, because of the strength of the Cypriot League, they are ranked as one of the strongest teams in the first round.

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