GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: For just the second time in 17 years, a Greek national team head coach achieved a victory on his debut, with Angelos Anastasiadis seeing the Ethniki Omada through to a 1:0 win over Finland in the UEFA Nations League on Thursday.
GREEK U-21 NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: After losing to Austria in Thessaloniki, under 21 Greek national team head coach Antonis Nikopolidis was naturally disappointed with the result, however he’s not giving up hope of qualifying for the 2019 UEFA European Championship.
GREEK SUPERLEAGUE: After a disappointing start to the 2018/2019 season, rumours are linking Marseille striker Konstantinos Mitroglou with a move back to Greece, with reports suggesting Olympiacos are interested in acquiring his services.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Greece will be without defender, Kostas Manolas, in their final fixture in the UEFA Nations League against Estonia on Sunday. Spiros Risvanis was called up to take his place in the roster.
YOUTH NATIONAL TEAMS (U21): Greece Under-21’s side hopes of reaching the 2019 European Championship were dealt of blow on Friday as they were beaten 1-0 by Austria in the first leg of their playoff tie at the Toumba stadium in Thessaloniki.**HIGHLIGHTS**
FRIDAY FRAPPE: In this week’s edition of the Friday Frappé, AGONAsport’s Peter Katsiris explains why Thursday’s win over Finland proves patience is required as Greece begin their journey under Angelos Anastasiadis…
GREEK U-21 NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: The moment of truth has arrived. In the first leg of the playoff to reach the 2019 UEFA U21 European Championship, Greece welcome Austria to the Toumba Stadium in Thessaloniki, eager to build up a solid advantage. AGONAsport previews the encounter.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Hosting Finland at the Olympic Stadium, Greece earned a gritty 1:0 victory, but the visitors ended up celebrating first place in Group 2 of League C in the UEFA Nations League. The AGONA Analysis investigates the performance.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Following his debut at the helm of the Greek national team, Angelos Anastasiadis was satisfied with the desire shown against Finland in the UEFA Nations League, vowing to regain the supporters’ trust.
GREEK SUPERLEAGUE: Greece breathed some life into their UEFA Nations League campaign on Thursday by defeating high-flying Group 2 rivals Finland 1-0 at the Olympic Stadium in coach Angelos Anastasiadis' first game in charge. However, the result was not enough as Finland secured top spot in the group despite the loss. **HIGHLIGHTS**
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Newly appointed Greek national team head coach Angelos Anastasiadis has named his squad to play Finland for the second time in the UEFA Nations League, handing Odysseas Vlachodimos and Leonardo Koutris their debuts.
GREEK SOCCER CUP: After fan trouble during a Greek Cup match against Panachaiki in Patras, Olympiacos were threatened with a points deduction, but the Piraeus club escaped with just a 60,000 euro fine.
GREEK SUPERLEAGUE: With his appearance in Sunday’s derby between Olympiacos and Panathinaikos, Lazaros Christodoulopoulos became the first player to play in all 12 derbies amongst Greece’s Big-4 teams for each of the four clubs.
GREEK SUPERLEAGUE: Now that three successive derbies have passed and the League is on hold due to the International Break, the Panathinaikos world has turned its attention to Pairoj Piempongsant and Pan Asia. Over a month ago, the Thai businessman agreed a deal with Giannis Alafouzos to buy his majority shares in the club. From here, he was expected to contribute 47 million Euro.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Having only just received the job of Greek national team head coach, Angelos Anastasiadis has spent his first days with the players productively, attempting to bring them together as a family. AGONAsport investigates.
YOUTH GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAMS: This week, the under 21 Greek national team take on Austria, hoping to qualify for the UEFA European Championship for the first time since 2002. AGONAsport investigates.
EUROPEAN SUPERLEAGUE: According to reports, leading clubs have been secretly discussing the idea of creating a European Super League, a project which could potentially change the entire image of the game. AGONAsport investigates.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Ahead of the upcoming UEFA Nations League duel in Athens, Greek national team manager Angelos Anastasiadis wants this to be a new beginning, while opposing head coach Markku Kanerva thinks the opponents will make an improvement.
GREEK SOCCER CUP: In the Greek Cup, PAOK were put through their paces by a spirited Ergotelis side, but the Dikefalos tou Vorra eventually claimed a tight 2:1 victory at the Pankritio Stadium in Heraklion. **HIGHLIGHTS**
GREEK SUPERLEAGUE: Panathinaikos and Anthony Mounier have been given the worst possible news as the French winger is injured again, only games into his return. However, this time he will be out for at least 6 weeks, meaning he will not play for Panathinaikos again in 2018.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: It has been well-documented that the new headquarters for the Ethniki will be Pankritio in Heraklion, Crete for the next 5-6 years. The EPO has always come under scrutiny for not moving games away from Athens to other parts of Greece more often, however, this will now change.