Costakis Koutsokoumnis, the president of the Cyprus Football Association for the last 17 years, has died at 61.
The Cyprus FA said on its website that Koutsokoumnis died on Monday after a months-long battle with cancer.
From 2001, Koutsokoumnis won seven consecutive elections uncontested after first becoming involved with the association in 1994.
Some of his most significant achievements included bringing the association in line with UEFA's financial criteria, streamlining judicial bodies, and helping...
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Portugal needed just three minutes to open the scoring, with Moutinho firing home a set piece in off the crossbar.
And Moutinho then added his and Portugal's second three minutes before the break, bending another free kick into the same top corner.
Pizzi made it three for the hosts in the 63rd minute, slotting in Andre Silva's delivery from close range.
And Silva himself then got on the scoresheet seven...
Netherlands are in danger of failing to qualify for a second straight major tournament after losing 2-0 to Bulgaria in a World Cup qualifier on Saturday.
After finishing third at the 2014 World Cup, the Dutch missed out on Euro 2016 and now find themselves in fourth place midway through their campaign to reach Russia, six points off the lead in Group A and three back of a potential playoff spot.
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