YOUTH NATIONAL TEAMS (U19): The Greece U19s played to a 2:2 draw against Denmark in their opening match of the Elite qualifying round after giving up a two-goal first half lead.
YOUTH GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER: The Greek U17 and U19 national teams will continue their quest to qualify for the 2019 European championships as the Elite qualifying round is set to begin at both levels. Greece U19 kick-off today against Denmark while the Greek U17 team will open their Elite round campaign on Monday, March 25th.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Ethniki coach Angelos Anastasiadis made a few shocking call ups in his recent squad selection for the upcoming matches against Liechtenstein and Bosnia, as the path to Euro 2020 begins with the opening two matches of qualifying. Three shock call ups into the squad are Giorgos Valerianos, Charis Mavrias and Dimitris Kolovos. This trio finds itself into the squad and their respective paths are fascinating to say the least.
GREEK SUPERLEAGUE; PAOK’s youth academy is becoming one of the best in Greece, with the club’s under 19s, 17s, and 15s teams all sitting on top of their respective leagues. The development of these players in PAOK’s youth setup has resulted in 24 PAOK players called up to represent three Greek youth national teams (U15, U17, U19).
CYPRIOT SOCCER (FIRST DIVISION): The battle for avoiding relegation rages on in the second group of the Cypriot First Division. Doxa Katokopias and Enosis Neon Paralimniou achieved important wins against Alki Oroklinis and Ermis Aradippou, respectively, while Pafos FC retreated into the relegation zone after suffering a narrow defeat to group leaders Anorthosis.