AEK title party planned for Nea Filadelfeia on Saturday evening
AEK Athens are waiting to receive the Super League trophy on Saturday, however there was confusion as to where the title celebrations will take place.
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Until the final decision concerning the PAOK debacle was announced on Thursday, no-one even knew if AEK would be awarded the Super League trophy, but it’s now been confirmed that the Kitrinomavri will officially receive their Greek crown on Saturday.
Following the completion of the final Super League match of the season against Apollon Smyrnis in Rizoupoli, AEK are expected to be presented with the trophy before the coaches and players quickly travel to the Nea Filadelfeia region, where the party with the Enosis’ fanatical supporters will continue long into the night. Apollon have put the required measures in place to reduce the risk of trouble in Rizoupoli, while AEK issued a statement on social media asking the fans not to give the authorities any excuse to hand the club a possible punishment for over-exuberant celebrations at the Georgios Kamaras Stadium.
AEK’s championship party in Nea Filadelfeia will surely last until Sunday’s early hours, with the Kitrinomavri’s fans eager to see the Super League trophy passed around their heroes’ hands in the club’s native region. Players of the newly crowned Greek champions will wear special t-shirts after the match against Apollon Smyrnis in commemoration to the triumph