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.
GREEK SOCCER ABROAD: On Tuesday evening, it was confirmed that Greek international midfielder Andreas Samaris has extended his Benfica contract through to 2023 after his current deal was due to expire in the summer.
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.
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.
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.
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.
UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: A late Alex Grimaldo free-kick for Benfica condemned 10-man AEK to a sixth straight Champions League defeat on Wednesday as the Kitrinomavri ended their Group E campaign with no points. **HIGHLIGHTS**
UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE:In Portugal, AEK will look to salvage a measure of pride against Benfica, as the Athenians search for their maiden points of Group E in the UEFA Champions League at the last time of asking. AGONAsport previews the encounter.
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.
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.
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.
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
UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: A superb second half comeback could not prevent AEK going down to a 3-2 home defeat to Benfica in a thrilling Champions League clash at the Olympic Stadium in Athens on Tuesday. **HIGHLIGHTS**