UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE: Following the painful loss to Trabzonspor in the UEFA Europa League, AEK boss Miguel Cardoso explained why the Greeks were beaten, while his opposite number Unal Karaman expressed his pride.
UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE: AEK’s hopes of reaching the UEFA Europa League group stage suffered a major setback on Thursday after they were soundly beaten 3-1 by Trabzonspor in the first leg of their payoff clash in Athens. **HIGHLIGHTS**
UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE: Miguel Cardoso and Unal Karaman, the two respective head coaches, spoke to the media ahead of the first leg of the UEFA Europa League qualification playoffs between AEK and Trabzonspor.
UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE: AEK head coach Miguel Cardoso acknowledged the Athenians were well below their best in the second leg of the UEFA Europa League third qualifying round, while Universitatea Craiova manager Corneliu Papura expressed his pride.
UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE: AEK eased into the Europa League playoffs on Thursday despite being held to a 1-1 home draw by Universitatea Craiova at the Olympic Stadium to complete a comfortable 3-1 aggregate victory over the Romanian club. **HIGHLIGHTS**
UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE: The two respective head coaches, Miguel Cardoso and Corneliu Papura, spoke to the media ahead of the second leg of the UEFA Europa League third qualifying round tie between AEK and Universitatea Craiova.
UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE: Following the 2:0 victory against Universitatea Craiova in the first leg of the UEFA Europa League third qualifying round, AEK boss Miguel Cardoso pointed out the difficulty of playing in the hot weather conditions.
UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE: AEK kicked off their quest for a place in the Europa League with a priceless 2-0 away win over Universitatea Craiova on Thursday to claim the advantage in their third qualifying round round tie. **HIGHLIGHTS**