Pambos Christodoulou will take charge of Cyprus for the first time when they play host to Northern Ireland on Wednesday evening.
Having finished bottom of their World Cup qualification group, Christodoulou has selected a handful of new players, including Andreas Makris, Giorgos Loizou and Georgios Aresti. Experienced striker Andreas Papathanasiou has also been named in the squad for the first time since 2010.
Norn Iron have met Cyprus on five previous occasions, winning three matches and losing just once.
Northern Ireland: WLLLDL
Possible starting lineups
Cyprus: Georgallides; Junior, Charalambous, Nikolaou, Laban; Efrem, Demetriou, Vasiliou, Alexandrou; Mitidis, Soteriou
Northern Ireland: Carroll; McGivern, McAuley, Bruce, Cathcart; Davis, Brunt, Shiels, Ferguson; Lafferty, Ward
Sports Mole says: 1-0