Ex-Sunderland striker to join Cyprus outfit after rejecting contract offer in Scotland

Former Black Cats striker Kyle Lafferty has agreed a move to Anorthosis Famagusta.

Sunday, 20th June 2021, 3:08 pm

That’s after the target man rejected a new contract with Kilmarnock.

The one-year deal is subject to the 33-year-old passing a medical in Cyprus.

Anorthosis Famagusta finished fourth in the Cypriot First Division last campaign and compete in the Europa League.

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Kyle Lafferty during his Sunderland days.
Kyle Lafferty during his Sunderland days.

After leaving Sunderland in the summer of 2020, Lafferty scored 13 goals for Kilmarnock following a stint at Reggina.

But the big forward could not prevent his side’s from relegation from the Scottish Premiership.

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