Giorgios Efrem made history by scoring a hat trick as Cyprus got their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign back on track with a 5-0 triumph over Andorra on Sunday.
Giorgios Merkis put the Cypriots on their way in the ninth minute with his first international goal before Efrem doubled the lead on the half-hour mark.
The APOEL midfielder scored his second before the interval and made it 4-0 in the second half to become the first player to score three goals in a single game for his country.
Wales produced a heroic performance to keep their place at the top of Group B after picking up three precious Euro 2016 qualifying points with a 2-1 win over Cyprus in Cardiff.
Midfielder Andy King was sent off two minutes into the second half for a straight red card, his challenge on Cyprus captain Constantinos Makridis considered reckless by German referee Manuel Grafe.
But Wales -- who swept into a two-goal lead inside 23 minutes through early substitute David Cotterill and Hal Robson-Kanu before...
Gareth Bale says the top of Euro 2016 qualifying Group B is a "great place to be" after 10-man Wales hung on to beat Cyprus 2-1 on Monday night.
The Real Madrid forward put in another man-of-the-match performance with Hal Robson-Kanu and David Cotterill's early goals proving decisive to Chris Coleman's side as Andy King was dismissed just two minutes into the second half.
The Dragons now have seven points from nine and head to Belgium next for a crunch tie on Nov. 16, and the world's most expensive...