GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Following the lacklustre defeat to Hungary in the UEFA Nationa League, Greek national team boss Michael Skibbe was supposedly summoned to a meeting with Hellenic Football Federation (EPO) chairman Evangelos Grammenos, creating uncertainty surrounding his future.
BLOGS (GREG GAVALAS): AGONAsport’s Ethniki contributor, Greg Gavalas, talks about Greece’s first two matches in the new UEFA Nations League and the changes that need to be made ahead of the next four games in the group.
AGONA ANALYSIS: Greece failed to pick up a second successive win in the UEFA Nations League, falling to Hungary 1:2 in a tense match in Budapest. In connection with the game, AGONAsport analyses the performances of each player.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: After losing to Hungary 1:2 in the UEFA Nations League, Greek national team head coach Michael Skibbe was angry with his team’s start to proceedings, but Hungary manager Marco Rossi felt proud of his players.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Greece suffered setback in their UEFA Nations Leaugue campaign on Wednesday after going down to a 2-1 defeat to Hungary at the Groupama Arena in Budapest in their second League C, Group 2 match. **HIGHLIGHTS**
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Ahead of playing Hungary in the UEFA Nations League, Greek national team head coach Michael Skibbe thinks it will be a level game, while Vasilis Torosidis is eager to attain a second consecutive victory.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Following the important 1:0 triumph over Estonia in the UEFA Nations League, Greek head coach Michael Skibbe was satisfied with the quality of performance, noting the team’s creativity in the attacking third.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: In Tallinn, the Greek national team made the perfect start to the UEFA Nations League, defeating hosts Estonia thanks to an early marker from Konstantinos Fortounis. **HIGHLIGHTS**
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Ahead of the opening UEFA Nations League match against Estonia, Ethniki Omada head coach Michael Skibbe doesn’t consider Greece the favourites of Group 2 in League C, while Sokratis Papastathopoulos is focused on starting the campaign well.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Preparations are underway for Greece’s national team as the new UEFA Nations League is set to kick off on Thursday with Greece’s first match scheduled for Saturday away to Estonia.
GREEK YOUTH NATIONAL SOCCER TEAMS: Following initial rumours in the Greek media, the Hellenic Football Federation (EPO) has confirmed that Antonis Nikopolidis and Giannis Goumas will continue coaching the under 21 and under 19 national teams respectively, while Nikos Kehagias takes over the U17 side.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: With the UEFA Nations League fast approaching, Ethniki Omada head coach Michael Skibbe is assessing his candidates for the roster with plenty of new faces making a statement for inclusion. AGONAsport investigates further.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: The Hellenic Football Federation (EPO) decided to relieve Kostas Tsanas of his duties as the senior Greek national team’s assistant manager, but Antonis Nikopolidis and Giannis Goumas have remained in their jobs with the youth sides.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Key Greek national team and Hamburg defender Kyriakos Papadopoulos has suffered a horrible knee cartilage injury which is likely to keep him on the sidelines for the next five to six months.
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.