AEK Ends Greek Season with First League Title in 24 Years (Vid & Pics)

AEK fans celebrate on a short march to the Athens suburb of Nea Filadelfia the first Greek league title since 1994. (Photo by Eurokinissi)

ATHENS (AP) — AEK Athens has won its first Greek league title since 1994.
Sergio Araujo’s 34th-minute strike, off a Marko Livaja cross, gave AEK a 1-0 win against host Apollon in its last game of the season on Saturday.

AEK fans, who filled Apollon’s stands, celebrated there and on a short march to the Athens suburb of Nea Filadelfia where AEK has been based for most of its history, and where it will move again once a new stadium is built.

AEK finished six points ahead of runner-up PAOK, which beat last-place Platanias 3-0.
PAOK might have been the champion but lost home games to defending champion Olympiakos and AEK. Nonetheless, PAOK fans cheered their team, shouting “Here are the real champions.”

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Posted by Novasports.gr on Saturday, May 5, 2018

AEK fans celebrate on a short march to the Athens suburb of Nea Filadelfia the first Greek league title since 1994. (Photo by Eurokinissi)
AEK fans celebrate on a short march to the Athens suburb of Nea Filadelfia the first Greek league title since 1994. (Photo by Eurokinissi)
AEK fans celebrate on a short march to the Athens suburb of Nea Filadelfia the first Greek league title since 1994. (Photo by Eurokinissi)
AEK fans celebrate on a short march to the Athens suburb of Nea Filadelfia the first Greek league title since 1994. (Photo by Eurokinissi)
AEK fans celebrate on a short march to the Athens suburb of Nea Filadelfia the first Greek league title since 1994. (Photo by Eurokinissi)
AEK fans celebrate on a short march to the Athens suburb of Nea Filadelfia the first Greek league title since 1994. (Photo by Eurokinissi)
AEK fans celebrate on a short march to the Athens suburb of Nea Filadelfia the first Greek league title since 1994. (Photo by Eurokinissi)