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European Football
Former Gunner finding success with PAOK
09:00 Tuesday 23rd April 2019

Expected to light up the Emirates Stadium for years to come, Chuka Akpom disappointed. After several loan spells and a few appearances for the Arsenal first team, the Londoner was let go. He joined PAOK Salonika last summer on a three-year…

European Football
Olympiacos and PAOK both set to put 100% records on the line
15:00 Sunday 30th September 2018

The Superleague Greece has always been a fascinating competition. Even though four clubs have dominated it since 1947. Those powerhouses are AEK Athens, Panathinaikos, Olympiacos Piraeus and PAOK Thessaloniki. The latter two will compete…

Transfers
Does Yaya Toure have anything to offer Olympiakos?
15:00 Sunday 2nd September 2018

Yaya Toure almost ruined an impeccable career at Manchester City with a bare-all interview regarding his relationship with manager Pep Guardiola. The Ivorian had been a powerhouse in the Citizens' midfield, playing a starring role in both…

Opinion
World Cup Playoffs: European predictions
08:00 Tuesday 7th November 2017

The World Cup Playoffs are edging closer; the battle lines are drawn. We've got four ties to look forward to, each with its own uniqueness. Expect heartache, drama and, as always, one controversial moment which will change a game. Between the…

Opinion
Dissecting Infamous Referee Decisions
10:00 Tuesday 29th August 2017

A referee is said to have a good day when unnoticed. Also, that he's done well when everyone is angry. Most fans tend to disagree with both precepts. Abuse raining down from the stands must be intimidating. So must 11 angry men surrounding…

European Football
Belgium vs. Greece – World Cup Qualifier Preview
15:00 Saturday 25th March 2017

The Belgium national football side is never far away from the mainstream football media these days, for their collection of world-class players. Their next game against the Greek national side will decide who reigns at the top of Group H. The…

Opinion
Konstantinos Mitroglou Has Adapted Well to Portuguese Life
18:00 Friday 10th March 2017

Some of you may not know who Konstantinos Mitroglou is, but to those who do they will probably remember him from his brief spell at Fulham. Mitroglou is a typical forward and an avid goal scorer. Although he was born in Greece, Mitroglou was…

Opinion
Northern Ireland - Kings of Qualifying
14:05 Monday 12th October 2015

After a two year campaign, Northern Ireland beat former European Champions Greece to qualify for next Summer's tournament in France. When they arrive next June, it will have been thirty years since their last appearance at a major competition.…

England National Team
Deciphering The 2014 World Cup Draw: Who Got Lucky and Who's Got It Tough Before A Ball Is Kicked In Brazil?
08:45 Wednesday 11th December 2013

As expected, the 2014 World Cup draw has thrown up a number of exciting groups which will no doubt produced some engrossing fixtures throughout the opening two weeks of the tournament in Brazil next June, Jack Kitson goes through each of the…

Opinion
Can Play-Off Winners Make An Impact In Brazil And Is This The Best Taken Own Goal Ever?
10:48 Thursday 21st November 2013

Jack Kitson looks at the fate of the four remaining European teams that qualified for the World Cup this week along with what is a contender for the greatest own goal of all time.The final four places have been sealed and together with the…

Football
Germany Cruise Past Greece To The Semi-Finals
21:54 Tuesday 26th June 2012

Germany secured their semi-final berth at Euro 2012 with a more than comfortable win over deprived Greece in Gdansk. The Germans had countless amounts of chances prior to captain Phillip Lahm's spectacular effort putting his side ahead before…

Football
Greece 1-2 Czech Republic
00:01 Friday 15th June 2012

Two goals in the opening six minutes from Wolfsburg duo Petr Jiracek and Vaclav Pilar ensured the Czech Republic picked up their first win of Euro 2012, despite a second half howler from Chelsea keeper Petr Cech.The 2004 champions were made…

Football
Match Report: Poland 1-1 Greece
01:23 Saturday 9th June 2012

Host nation Poland were held to a 1-1 draw by Greece, as Euro 2012 got underway in Warsaw. A second half Dimitris Salpingidis goal cancelled out Robert Lewandowski's opener as both sides finished with ten men in an entertaining opening fixture.After…

Football
Euro 2012: Group A Preview
13:41 Saturday 19th May 2012

The domestic season is now over but from June 8th Eastern Europe is serving us a football feast with the European Championships.This tournament sees all of the competition's previous winners included. Defending champions Spain are hot favourites…

Football
Euro 2012 Squad Prediction: Part 2/16 - Greece
11:54 Friday 17th February 2012

With the European Championships in sixteen weeks, I have been studying each competing team in order to predict the 23-man squad who will be flying from all corners of Europe to Poland and Ukraine.In this second of a sixteen part series, I will…