GREEKS ABROAD: Vangelis Pavlidis scored twice, while Marios Vrousai struck once and dished out an assist as Willem II defeated Fortuna Sittard 3:2 on the road in the Eredivisie.**VIDEO**
GREEK FOOTBALL ABROAD: The Dutch Eredivisie has always been a great breeding ground for producing talented footballers, and this continues today, even though the league is not at the level it once was. Ajax’s amazing UEFA Champions League run last season reinforces this. A series of young and up and coming Greeks have found their feet in the Netherlands after enjoying great seasons at their respective clubs.
GREEK SOCCER ABROAD: On the 16th of January, 2019 Olympiacos decided to loan young winger Marios Vrousai to Dutch club Willem II with the aim of getting him up to speed and ready to break into the Red’s first team come the summer. So far, he has proved to be an instant hit by acclimatising to the new surroundings and scoring three times in his first six games, as well as notching three assists.