ETHNIKI (FOOTBALL): The UEFA Nations League is set to play a role in 2022 World Cup qualifying. AGONAsport takes a closer look.
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 NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: 2018 was a year to forget for the Ethniki, as it seemed every step forward led to another two backwards. It has been nothing but misery for fans of the Greek National Football Team ever since the penalty shootout loss at the 2014 FIFA World Cup last 16 at the hands of Costa Rica.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: What a difference four years can make. Back in 2014, Greece were in Pot 1 for the UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying draw, but this time, the country languishes in Pot 4 after a miserable few seasons.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: The first UEFA Nations League concluded last week and AGONAsport investigates how important the competition actually was.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Greece will remain in League C for the second edition of the UEFA Nations League and AGONAsport looks at their possible opponents.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: The Greek National Team suffered a fresh embarrassment in the disastrous loss to Estonia at OAKA, marking its drop into Pot 4 for the upcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers and poor third place finish in the UEFA Nations League. It brought back bad memories for players and fans alike, as the ‘heavy climate’ associated with the team since its demise in 2014 resurfaced. AGONAsport looks back at some of the Ethniki’s “embarrassing” losses since 2014.
CYPRIOT SOCCER: Cyprus U19 defeated Latvia 1:0 on Monday to book their ticket to the next round of EURO 2019 qualifying. **HIGHLIGHTS**
CYPRIOT SOCCER: Cyprus fell 2:0 at the GSP Stadium to Norway in the final matchday of the UEFA Nations League, a result that will likely see Cyprus relegated to League D. **HIGHLIGHTS**
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: The Greek public has officially fallen out of love with the national team. Given recent results, you can hardly blame them, but the ghostly empty OAKA stands in the UEFA Nations League was thoroughly miserable to see.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: The Greeks huffed and puffed at home to Estonia, but despite dominating the game, they conceded a disappointing 0:1 defeat in the concluding UEFA Nations League fixture. AGONAsport analyses the match.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: After losing to Estonia in the final UEFA Nations League match, Greek national team boss Angelos Anastasiadis rued the missed opportunities, while opposing manager Marin Reim felt happy with the sturdy defensive performance.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: A Vasilis Lampropoulos own goal condemned Greece to its third loss in six Nations League games, as Estonia won 1-0 at the Olympic Stadium in Athens on Sunday. **HIGHLIGHTS**
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Greek national team head coach Angelos Anastasiadis has named his line-up to play Estonia in the final UEFA Nations League match, gifting Panionios midfielder Giorgos Masouras his debut in midfield.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Greece will look to finish as one of the best second placed teams in League C, which will increase their chances of snagging a EURO 2020 qualifying playoff spot come March 2020. Although things look bleak, AGONAsport’s Sarantos Kaperonis looks at what results in the other League C groups would favor Greece going into the final matchday of the first ever UEFA Nations League.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: In the concluding match of the 2018 UEFA Nations League, Greece host Estonia at the Olympic Stadium in Athens, with all hopes of earning promotion to League B already extinguished. AGONAsport previews the game.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Greek national team head coach Angelos Anastasiadis and midfielder Andreas Samaris are both focused on finishing the UEFA Nations League campaign with a positive result.
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: With Greece mathematically unable to claim first place in their respective UEFA Nations League group, the Ethniki Omada will need to secure second spot in League C, Group 2 to keep their hopes alive for a spot in the UEFA EURO 2020 qualifying playoffs. AGONAsport’s Sarantos Kaperonis explains how Greece’s final match against Estonia is all but indifferent.
CYPRIOT SOCCER: Cyprus held a lead for most of the match until late, but in the end, had to settle for a 1:1 draw at home to Bulgaria in Friday’s UEFA Nations League fixture. **HIGHLIGHTS**
GREEK NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM: Greece will be without defender, Kostas Manolas, in their final fixture in the UEFA Nations League against Estonia on Sunday. Spiros Risvanis was called up to take his place in the roster.