Iraklis secure promotion to Football League

Iraklis secure promotion to Football League

Iraklis defeated Tilikratis Lefkadas 2:1 and mathematically secured promotion to the Football League. Joining them from group A will be Volos NFC. 

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Iraklis will be returning to the Greek Football League after a one year presence in the Gamma Ethniki. The historic Thessaloniki club defeated Tilikratis Lefkadas 2:1 at home, securing promotion to the second division with a perfect four wins from four games in the Gamma Ethniki promotion playoffs. 

Iraklis sit first in the group with 12 points and behind them are Volos NFC, who defeated Apollon Paralimniou and also mathematically booked their place in next year’s Football League. The Thessly club gained promotion after just one year in the third division and will look to make a similar impact in Greece’s second tier. Two games remain in the promotion playoffs with just pride to play for in group A. 

In Group B, Aittitos Spaton sit in first with eight points from four games while Irodotos trail in second with four points from just three games. Ethnikos and Asteras Amaliadas sit tied with three points, however Asteras Amaliadas have a game in hand after their matchup with Irodotos was canceled due to fan violence.

by Sarantos Kaperonis
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