GREEK FOOTBALL ABROAD: In connection with Kostas Manolas joining Napoli from AS Roma in Serie A, AGONAsport takes a look at the most expensive transfers involving Greek players.
GREEK SOCCER ABROAD: In the January transfer window, striker Konstantinos Mitroglou transferred to Galatasaray on loan from Marseille, in turn becoming the highest paid Greek footballer in the world.
GREEK SOCCER ABROAD: Last Thursday, young Greek defender Panagiotis Retsos made his long awaited return to the Bayer Leverkusen starting line-up, but he promptly received yet another injury.
GREEK SOCCER ABROAD: Injury has prevented young Greek defender Panagiotis Retsos from participating in the current season so far, but to his relief, he’s available for selection again and was on the Bayer Leverkusen bench in a UEFA Europa League match against FC Zurich.
GREEK SOCCER ABROAD: Panagiotis Retsos suffered an injury on Thursday with Bayer Leverkusen and will be sidelined for six weeks.
2018 GOLDEN BOY: The 2018 Golden Boy competition, an award organised by Italian media outlet Tuttosport to crown the world’s most promising youngster playing in Europe, has three Greeks on its initial shortlist.
GREEK SOCCER ABROAD: The Greek national team may be going through a transitional phase, but the country continues to produce top class centre-backs on a regular basis. Following Sokratis Papastathopoulos’ transfer to Arsenal, AGONAsport looks at Greece’s superb track record in defence.
GREEK SOCCER ABROAD: In connection with Sokratis Papastathopoulos joining Arsenal from Borussia Dortmund, AGONAsport takes a look at the most expensive transfers involving Greek players.
It’s been an incredible few years for Panagiotis Retsos, who has risen from an Olympiacos prospect to one of the most wanted young defenders in Europe. AGONAsport investigates further.
GREEK SOCCER ABROAD: For the second time this season, Panagiotis Retsos was named to the German Bundesliga’s Team of the Week.
GREEK SOCCER ABROAD: Greek defenders Panagiotis Retsos and Sokratis Papastathopoulos might be on the move this summer, as media reports have linked them with transfers away from their respective Bundesliga clubs.
GREEK SOCCER ABROAD: Young Greek defender Panagiotis Retsos scored his first goal in German football, helping Bayer Leverkusen thrash RB Leipzig 4:1 in the Bundesliga.**VIDEO**
GREEK SOCCER ABROAD: The ever-growing career of young Greek defender Panagiotis Retsos just keeps on getting better. Just weeks after reportedly being linked with a move to Barcelona, the Bayer Leverkusen star was ranked the 12th best under 20 player in the world.
GREEK SOCCER ABROAD: Both Panagiotis Retsos and Sokratis Papastathopoulos were named to the German Bundesliga’s Team of the Week for Matchday 23.
GREEK SOCCER ABROAD: Young Greek defender Panagiotis Retsos only transferred to Bayer Leverkusen in summer 2017, but reports in Spain are suggesting that Catalan giants Barcelona are lining up a move for the 19-year old.
GREEK SOCCER ABROAD: Popular British magazine and publication FourFourTwo recently came out with their rankings for ‘The 100 Best Teenagers In The World.’ Amongst the top 100 was Greece and Bayer Leverkusen defender Panagiotis Retsos. The 19-year-old has shot to prominence in the last 18 months and figured in 20th place on FourFourTwo’s list.
GREEK SOCCER ABROAD: Bayer Leverkusen and Greek international defender Panagiotis Retsos has recently been named one of the world’s highest-valued young talents. Transfermarkt.com unveiled their Top 10 players under the age of 20 who have currently have the highest transfer market value.
GREEK SOCCER ABROAD: Panagiotis Retsos was named the “Man of the Match” in his debut with Bayer Leverkusen.
GREEK SOCCER ABROAD: As club football comes back to the fore this week, Panagiotis Retsos has arrived in Germany. The 19-year-old shattered the Greek transfer record last week with his €22 million move from Olympiacos to Bayer Leverkusen. It was the largest fee ever paid for a Greek player, beating out Kostas Mitroglou’s move to Fulham in 2014 by €7 million. It was also a historic fee in the sense that Leverkusen has never spent more money on a single player.
GREEK SUPERLEAGUE: As Panagiotis Retsos prepares for the next stage of his career in the Bundesliga with Bayer Leverkusen, he does so as the most expensive Greek transfer of all time. Retsos’ €22 million move from Olympiacos to Bayer Leverkusen near the close of the summer transfer window shattered the old mark set in 2014 by Kostas Mitroglou.