Panathinaikos and PAOK tied 1-1 in their Greek league soccer playoff on May 4 but the game was overshadowed by more violence and fan arrests.
Greek national soccer team coach Fernando Santos said he will not return to lead the team after next month’s World Cup in Brazil after a four-year run.
Marcus Berg scored a hat trick to lead Panathinaikos to a 4-1 triumph over PAOK in the Greek Cup final on April 26, the 18th for the Greens.
Two-time defending champion Olympiakos and Panathiniakos were bounced out of the Euroleague quarter-finals on April 25 after coming back from 2-0 deficits to tie their best-of-five series.
Greek police will have more than 4,000 officers at the April 26 soccer final between PAOK of Thessaloniki and Panathinaikos in case of violence.
After being down 2-0 in their best-of-five Euroleague quarter-final basketball tourney, Olympiakos and Panathinaikos have rallied to force deciding games after winning two at home.
Down 2-0 in Euroleague quarter-final play, Olympiakos and Panathinaikos returned home on April 21 to beat Real Madrid and CSKA Moscow.
MOSCOW – Panathinaikos is on the edge of being eliminated from the Euroleague basketball quarter-final after being thumped by CSKA Moscow, 77-51, in Russia to […]
ATHENS – Following what was described as the shameful spectacle of brawls between members of Greece’s national soccer team, flares being fired and fish dumped […]
Two-Time Euroleague basketball champion Olympiakos is on the edge of elimination falling behind 2-0 after losing to Real Madrid, 82-77