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Mitroglou continues to expand personal trophy cabinet

Mitroglou continues to expand personal trophy cabinet

GREEK FOOTBALL ABROAD: After joining Galatasaray in January, Konstantinos Mitroglou claimed another two titles in winning the domestic championship and the cup, with his large trophy cabinet continuing to expand.

Patient, determined Samaris enjoying renaissance

Patient, determined Samaris enjoying renaissance

GREEK SOCCER ABROAD: Andreas Samaris is back. In the first half of the campaign, it firmly appeared his best days were behind him, but the Benfica midfielder has since made an impressive improvement after earning the trust of the coaching staff.

Mitroglou ready for the next chapter in a long career full of goals

Mitroglou ready for the next chapter in a long career full of goals

GREEK SOCCER ABROAD: AGONAsport’s Nick Tsambouniaris looks back on the long and distinguished career of experienced Ethniki striker Kostas Mitroglou to date.

Vlachodimos and Cisse in UEFA Breakthrough Teams of 2018

Vlachodimos and Cisse in UEFA Breakthrough Teams of 2018

GREEK SUPERLEAGUE: In a boost to his promising career, Benfica goalkeeper Odysseas Vlachodimos has been included in the Breakthrough Team of the UEFA Champions League in 2018, while Olympiacos defender Pape Abou Cisse is in the Breakthrough Team of the UEFA Europa League.

Milan latest European giant to fall short at Karaiskakis

Milan latest European giant to fall short at Karaiskakis

UEFA EUROPA LEAGUE: AC Milan became the latest European giant to be slayed at the vociferous Karaiskakis Stadium, dropping a 1:3 defeat to Olympiacos on Thursday to exit the UEFA Europa League. AGONAsport looks at the Erythrolefkoi’s previous triumphs against the big names.

Vitoria pleased with three points, Ouzounidis thanks players for effort

Vitoria pleased with three points, Ouzounidis thanks players for effort

UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Following the 1:0 win for Benfica against AEK on matchday six of the UEFA Champions League group stage, Rui Vitoria was pleased to pick up three points, while Marinos Ouzounidis was proud of his players’ efforts.

Vitoria looking ahead to Europa League, Ouzounidis wants improvement

Vitoria looking ahead to Europa League, Ouzounidis wants improvement

UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Ahead of the final match in the 2018/2019 UEFA Champions League group stage, Benfica manager Rui Vitoria revealed his ambitions for the rest of the European campaign, while AEK head coach Marinos Ouzounidis stated his desire for a good performance.

Developments in Odisseas Vlachodimos’ International Future

Developments in Odisseas Vlachodimos’ International Future

GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: German-born Greek goalkeeper Odisseas Vlachodimos finds himself in a tug-of-war between the two national sides. Greece’s German coach has given an into the current situation. AGONAsport investigates further.


Klonaridis creates history with two goals against Benfica

Klonaridis creates history with two goals against Benfica

UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: In may have been a disappointing night for AEK Athens on Tuesday in the UEFA Champions League, but in registering two goals against Benfica, attacker Viktor Klonaridis has become the team’s first player in history to score twice in one single group match.


AEK regret poor start to the game, Benfica proud of efforts in Athens

AEK regret poor start to the game, Benfica proud of efforts in Athens

UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: After dropping a heartbreaking 2:3 defeat to Benfica in the UEFA Champions League, AEK manager Marinos Ouzounidis acknowledged that the Athenians still have a lot to learn, while visiting coach Rui Vitoria was relieved to gain the three points