-- Apollon Comeback in Elefsina, Agrotikos Blow Out Sparti --
GREEK FOOTBALL LEAGUE - MATCHDAY 12
|Date||Home Team||Score||Away Team|
|22-Jan-17||Panelefsiniakos||1 - 3||Apollon Smyrnis|
|22-Jan-17||Kalloni||0 - 2||Trikala|
|22-Jan-17||Kissamikos||0 - 0||Chania|
|22-Jan-17||Panserraikos||0 - 0||Panthrakikos|
|22-Jan-17||Aiginiakos||1 - 2||Kallithea|
|22-Jan-17||Agrotikos Asteras||3 - 0||Sparti|
|22-Jan-17||Panegialios||1 - 0||A. Kardistas|
Apollon Smyrnis re-claimed their position atop the Football League standings after a comeback victory over Panelefsiniakos. Agrotikos Asteras blew out Sparti while Trikala, Panegialios, and Kallithea were all victorious in Matchday 12. Kissamikos/Chania and Panserraikos/Panthrakikos finished goalless.
Despite falling behind in the 28th minute, Apollon Smyrnis defeated bottom of the table Panelefsiniakos 1-3. The hosts opened the scoring through Tsoupros before Kassos equalized ten minutes later. Two second half goals from Kone (69’) and Diamantopoulos (86’) gave all three points to the visitors who jumped back into first place on 30-points. Panelefsiniakos are tied at the bottom of the table with Kalloni on 6 points.
Kallithea recorded an impressive 1-2 win on the road against Aiginiakos. The visitors opened the scoring in the 20th minute through Gouornten and Zguri equalized right before the halftime break. However, Stamatakos netted home seven minutes from time to give Kallithea all three points, bring them above the drop zone while Aiginiakos fell into the last relegation spot.
Agrotikos Asteras blew out Sparti 3-0 in their matchday 12 clash in Thessaloniki. All three goals were scored in the second half with Koukolis scoring twice (51’, 67’) as Voutsias added a third in the 77th minute. The win moves Agrotikos Asteras past OFI in the standings, into 4th, while mid-table Sparti remain winless for yet another match.
Trikala jumped into 6th place, with Panegialios, as both sides were victorious in matchday 12. Two first half goals saw Trikala claim a 0-2 victory on the road over struggling Kalloni while a late penalty goal from Tsiligiris gave Panegialios a 1-0 win over Anagennisi Karditsas. Both Kalloni and Anagennisi sit in the relegation zone.
The Cretan derby between Kissamikos and Chania ended goalless with the point pulling Chania out of the relegation zone. Kissamikos sit in 11th place, two points ahead of their neighbors.
In Serres, Panserraikos and Panthrakikos played to a goalless draw. The result moves Panthrakikos further away from the relegation zone while Panserraikos are in a three way tie for 8th place with 14 points.