GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Belgium and Croatia, two teams which defeated Greece in 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying, find themselves in the semi-finals with the Ethniki Omada wondering what might have been. AGONAsport investigates further.
INTERVIEW: 14 years ago, the Greek national team achieved something akin to a sporting miracle when they won EURO 2004. Recently, AGONAsport had the pleasure of speaking with Stelios Giannakopoulos, one of the main protagonists of that side that defied football logic.
WORLD SOCCER: Argentina’s run in the 2018 FIFA World Cup can only be described thus far as disastrous. With Lionel Messi looking lost amidst a group of under-performers and a manager in Jorge Sampaoli who doesn’t appear to have the support of his own players, an early exit seems likely.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: The 2026 FIFA World Cup will be held in the United States, Canada and Mexico after their joint 'United 2026' bid bid beat Morocco's proposal to host the tournament on Wednesday.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Whatever happens at the 2018 FIFA World Cup, the Greek national team will still be part of a proud record when the tournament ends, as veteran German manager Otto Rehhagel remains the oldest head coach to have worked at the competition.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Greece’s Euro 2004-winning squad rolled back the years on Saturday night against their Spanish counterparts, coming from 3-1 down to win 5-3 at the Pampeloponissiako Stadium in Patras.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Greece’s legendary former coach Otto Rehhagel gave off the aura of a super-proud grandfather on Friday evening, speaking of the “great friendship” between the Euro 2004-winning squad ahead of Saturday’s charity friendly clash against Spain’s class of 2004 side.
AGONASPORT LEGENDS: AGONAsport brings you a new feature with this first article in our AGONAsport Legends series. This new section will highlight the life and achievements of those athletes who have made significant contributions to Greek sport over the course of their respective careers.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: The recent cancellation of Greece’s proposed friendly with Iran scheduled for June 2 came as a surprise to many, with the main stumbling block being the location and ongoing tensions between Greece and Turkey.
GREXIT: Attempting to wipe out the possibility of Grexit occuring, FIFA have sent the Hellenic Football Federation (EPO) six conditions which have to be implemented over the course of the coming months.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Excitement is building with the announcement that members of Greece’s legendary Euro 2004-winning squad will face a 2004 Spain National Team Legends side in a charity match to be held in Patras on June 9.
GREEK SOCCER CUP: Optimism of avoiding a footballing “grexit” is now sky high in the corridors of the Hellenic Football Federation (EPO) according to local reports following the recent incident-free staging of the Greek Cup final.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: A largely experimental Greece were beaten 2-0 by World Cup-bound Saudi Arabia on Tuesday in an international friendly which Michael Skibbe’s team had to play the entire second half with 10 players due to Dimitris Giannoulis’ sending off. **HIGHLIGHTS**
GREEK SUPERLEAGUE: In a crucial development in the Grexit scandal, Hellenic Football Federation (EPO) president Evangelos Grammenos held a meeting with FIFA to discuss the current state of play in Greek football.
GREEK SUPERLEAGUE: With the threat of Grexit hanging over Greek football, Hellenic Football Federation (EPO) president Evangelos Grammenos and FIFA president Gianni Infantino met to discuss the current state of play on Tuesday.