Cypriot Second Division - Participating and promoted teams per season


Season     Number of participated teams    Promoted to First Division
1953/54     9 (2 groups)                   Aris Limassol 
1954/55    11 (3 groups)                   Nea Salamina Famagusta
1955/56     8 (2 groups)                   Aris Limassol 
1956/57     9 (2 groups)                   Apollon Limassol 
1957/58     9 (2 groups)                   Orfeas Nicosia 
1958/59     not held 
1959/60     8 (2 groups)                   Alki Larnaca 
1960/61     9 (2 groups)                   No promotion [1] 
1961/62    10 (3 groups)	           No promotion [1]
1962/63     9 (2 groups)                   No promotion [1]
1963/64     not held 
1964/65     8 (2 groups)                   No promotion [1]
1965/66    11 (2 groups)                   APOP Paphos 
1966/67    12 (2 groups)                   ASIL Lysi 
1967/68    10 (2 groups)                   Evagoras Paphos 
1968/69    13                              Enosi Neon Paralimniou 
1969/70    17                              Digenis Akritas Morphou 
1970/71    12                              APOP Paphos 
1971/72    12                              Evagoras Paphos, ASIL Lysi, Aris Limassol 
1972/73    14                              APOP Paphos 
1973/74    14                              ASIL Lysi 
1974/75    19 (2 groups)                   No promotion [2]
1975/76    13                              Chalkanoras Idaliou 
1976/77    14                              APOP Paphos 
1977/78    14                              Omonia Aradippou 
1978/79    14                              Keravnos Strovolou 
1979/80    14                              Nea Salamina Famagusta 
1981/82    14                              Evagoras Paphos, APOP Paphos 
1981/82    14                              Alki Larnaca, Aris Limassol
1982/83    14                              Ermis Aradippou, Ethnikos Achna
1983/84    14                              Olympiakos Nicosia, Evagoras Paphos 
1984/85    14                              Ermis Aradippou, APOP Paphos
1985/86    14                              Ethnikos Achna, Omonia Aradippou
1986/87    15                              APEP Limassol (now APEP Pitsilia), Anagennisi Deryneia
1987/88    15                              Keravnos, Omonia Aradippou
1988/89    15                              Evagoras Paphos, Alki Larnaca
1989/90    15                              EPA Larnaca, APEP Limassol (now APEP Pitsilia)
1990/91    14                              Evagoras Paphos, Omonia Aradippou  [3]
1991/92    14                              Ethnikos Achna, APOP Paphos [3]
1992/93    14                              Omonia Aradippou, APEP Pitsilia [3]
1993/94    14                              Aris Limassol [4]
1994/95    11                              Evagoras Paphos, Alki Larnaca 
1995/96    14                              APOP Paphos, APEP Pitsilia, Anagennisi Deryneia
1996/97    14                              AEL Limassol, Evagoras Paphos, Ethnikos Assia
1997/98    14                              Olympiakos Nicosia, Doxa Katokopias, Aris Limassol
1998/99    14                              Anagennisi Deryneia, Ethnikos Assia, APOP Paphos
1999/00    14                              Digenis Akritas Morphou, Aris Limassol, Doxa Katokopias
2000/01    14                              Alki Larnaca, Ethnikos Assia, Ermis Aradippou 
2001/02    14                              Nea Salamina Famagusta, Digenis Akritas Morphou, Aris Limassol
2002/03    14                              Anagennisi Deryneia, Doxa Katokopias, Onisilos Sotira
2003/04    14                              Nea Salamina Famagusta, Aris Limassol, Alki Larnaca
2004/05    14                              APOP Kinyras Pegeia, APEP Pitsilia, THOI Lakatamia
2005/06    14                              AEP Paphos, Aris Limassol, A.O. Ayia Napa 
2006/07    14                              APOP Kinyras Pegeia, Alki Larnaca, Doxa Katokopias
2007/08    14                              AEP Paphos, APEP Pitsilia, Atromitos Yeroskipou
2008/09    14                              Ermis Aradippou, Aris Limassol, Nea Salamina Famagusta 
2009/10  14                              Alki Larnaca, AEK Larnaca, Olympiakos Nicosia
2010/11  14                              Aris Limassol, Nea Salamina Famagusta, Anagennisi Deryneia
2011/12  14                              A.O. Ayia Napa, Doxa Katokopias, AEP Paphos
2012/13  14                              Aris Limassol, AEK Kouklia, Ermis Aradippou [5]
2013/14   8                              A.O. Ayia Napa, Othellos Athienou [6]
2014/15  14                              Enosis Neon Paralimni, Pafos FC, Aris Limassol
2015/16  14                              Karmiotissa Pano Polemidion, AEZ Zakakiou, Anagennisi Deryneia
2016/17  14                              Alki Oroklini, Pafos FC, Olympiakos Nicosia

Notes: The promoted teams are listed in order according to their final place in the league.

[1]: The champion team played play-off matches with the last team or teams of the First Division,
     with the winner to participate in the next season's First Division and the looer to the
     Second Division. The Cypriot First Division teams won all the play-offs against the Second
     Division teams.

[2]: The 197475 season, due to the Turkish invasion of Cyprus which forced many teams that had
     their headquarters to the north Cyprus to be closed temporarily or permanently, CFA decided
     to have a Special mixed championship of Second & Third Division. In this championship could
     participate all the teams of the Second and Third Division. Participation was optional.

[3]: The 3rd placed team played playoff matches against the 12th team of First Division. In all
     cases the Second Division team lost.

[4]: The 2nd placed team played playoff matches against the 11th team of First Division. The
     Second Division team lost.

[5]: The 4th placed team played playoff matches against the 11th team of First Division. The 
     Second Division team lost.

[6]: The 201314 season the league was split into a two tier system, Group B1 and Group B2
     with 8 teams participating in each division. The two groups were not at the same level,
     as Group B1 was above Group B2. Only the two first teams of B1 Group were promoted to
     the First Division.



list of Cypriot Second Division champions.

participations per club at Cypriot Second Division.


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