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New soccer stadium and park in Votanikos, Athens

New Panathinaikos Stadium in Votanikos, Athens

A new 40-000 seat Panathinaikos football stadium will be constructed in the western Athens neighbourhood of Votanikos. Work is beginning following the signing of an agreement between Athens Mayor Kostas Bakoyannis, Development…

Nations League Match: Greece beats Moldova

Nations League Match: Greece beats Moldova

Greece (Εθνική ομάδα ποδοσφαίρου ανδρών της Ελλάδας) beat Moldova 2-0 in Sunday’s UEFA Nations League match. Kostas Fortounis opened the score in the 32nd minute. Not even 10 minutes later, Tasos Bakasetas…

Greece knocked off the top of their Nations League group

Greece knocked off the top of their Nations League group

The Greek National Football Team (Εθνική Ομάδα ποδοσφαίρου) were knocked off the top of their Nations League group after conceding a goalless draw at home to Kosovo on Wednesday. The game could have…

Greece beats Moldova in Nations League Match

Greece beats Moldova in Nations League Match

Greece beat Moldova 2-0 in Sunday’s UEFA Nations League match. It is recalled last month, head coach of the Greek National Football Team (Εθνική Ομάδα ποδοσφαίρου), John van ‘t Schip, selected his squad.…

Europa League Game moved from Armenia to Cyprus

Europa League Game moved from Armenia to Cyprus

Armenia will no longer host a Europa League soccer game on Thursday amid the country’s escalating conflict with neighbouring Azerbaijan. UEFA on Tuesday said the playoff game in the capital city of…

Greece beats Kosovo in Nations League match

Greece beats Kosovo in Nations League match

Greece narrowly beat Kosovo 2-1 in Sunday’s UEFA Nations League match. It is recalled last month, head coach of the Greek National Football Team (Εθνική Ομάδα ποδοσφαίρου), John van ‘t Schip, selected…

Second Greek Cup final postponed

Second Greek Cup final postponed

The final of the 2019/2020 Greek Cup between AEK and Olympiakos has been postponed again. On Saturday evening, Olympiacos winger Maximiliano Lovera was diagnosed with Covid-19, consequently meaning that the entire squad will…

Ange Postecoglou

Xronia Polla Ange Postecoglou, who turns 55 today

Greek-born Australian former football player and former head coach of the Australia national football team, Ange Postecoglou (Άγγελος Ποστέκογλου) was born on August 27, 1965, in Nea Filadelfeia, Greece. At the age…

David Beckham hits the beach with his sons in Greece

David Beckham hits the beach with his sons in Greece

One of Britain’s most iconic athletes, David Beckham was spotted with his three sons enjoying a beach day in Greece. David’s wife Victoria and their nine-year-old daughter Harper, appeared to have taken a…

Olympiacos celebrate their 45th Greek Super League title

Olympiacos celebrate their 45th Championship (VIDEO)

Hundreds of Olympiacos fans defied the coronavirus restrictions, gathering outside the Georgios Karaiskakis Stadium on Sunday. They watched the (closed) game between AEK on the giant screen, the last of the playoffs,…

On this day in 2004, Greece won the Euro Cup

On this day in 2004, Greece won the Euro Cup (VIDEO)

The UEFA Euro 2004 Final was a historical match played on 4 July, 2004, at the Estadio da Luz in Lisbon, Portugal, when Greece was crowned European Champions! The match featured tournament hosts Portugal, who went…

Olympiacos win their 45th Greek Super League title

Olympiacos win their 45th Greek Super League title

Olympiacos had too much quality for an under-strength AEK side on Sunday night, beating them 2-1 at the Olympic Stadium in Athens to preserve their unbeaten league record and mathematically clinch their…

Legendary Greek footballer passes away aged 81 3

Legendary Greek footballer passes away aged 81

Former Greek footballer and coach Nikos Alefantos, passed away today aged 81, after suffering a heart attack. Alefantos, born on January 3, 1939 in Athens and raised in Exarcheia where he lived until…

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Greek Cup Semi-finals gets green light to resume

The Hellenic Football Federation (EPO) has confirmed that the second legs of the Greek Cup semi-finals will both be held on June 24. On Friday afternoon, the EPO revealed that the Aris…

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