Continuing all the positive streaks in the match next Monday (22/01) against Anorthosis, Aris will have the opportunity to be in 2nd place in the standings. It is on 38 points (tied with Omonia and Paphos) and is two behind its next opponent. In the “Light Brigade” they want to repeat the good after the two consecutive victories over Omonia and Apollon and to continue their counterattack towards the top of the standings.
At the same time, the greens of Limassol want to extend the their winning streak against the Famagusta team, which they have beaten in their last four meetings, while the unbeaten streak stands at five games. The beginning was made from the second phase of the 2020-21 season when in the first round they drew (1-1), while in the second Aris won a double (0-3). Last season, Aris prevailed in both matches of the regular season with the same score (2-0), while in their first meeting in the current season, Alexei Spilevski's team won 3-2.
In competitively, Mayabela and Iago are in the African Cup of Nations, while Sane is not counted due to cards and Struski and Sumanski due to injuries.