AGONASPORT SPOTLIGHT: Boasting a proud history of top level defenders, Greece can look forward to the future with real hope of that tradition continuing. Last week, English giants Arsenal signed 20-year old centre-back Konstantinos Mavropanos from Super League outfit PAS Giannina for a reported 2.1 million euros, a transfer which made headlines both in Greece and Europe.
AGONASPORT SPOTLIGHT: Greece has no shortage of good defenders over the last decade. Even Greeks born abroad seem to have those strong defensive traits. One such player is Swedish center-back Sotiris Papagiannopoulos.
AGONASPORT SPOTLIGHT: This is the first installment of a new series called AGONAsport Spotlight, where we take a look at athletes making waves in the world of Greek sports. This first edition features PAOK phenom Dimitris Pelkas and his growing reputation as one of the Thessaloniki giant’s key men.