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Late Goal Gives Olympiacos a Winning Start in Champions League

A stoppage time goal by late substitute Ahmed Hassan gave Olympiacos a 1-0 win over Olympique Marseille in their Champions League Group C match on Wednesday. Hassan, who came on for Giorgos Masouras in the 84th minute, headed home an...

Olympiacos Advance to Champions League Group Stage

Olympiacos secured a place in the Champions League group stage on Tuesday by knocking out Omonia Nicosia with a goalless draw in Cyprus and a 2-0 aggregate score. This is the 20th time in Olympiacos' history that the team progresses...

PAOK Dump Benfica Out of Champions League Qualifying

PAOK eliminated Benfica to reach the Champions League playoffs with a 2-1 triumph in Thessaloniki on Tuesday. Benfica missed a string of chances against PAOK in a one-sided first half as they enjoyed 72% of possession. They were punished after the...

Late Penalty Secures Europa League Spot for Olympiacos (Highlights)

A late penalty from Youssef El-Arabi helped Olympiacos clinch a 1-0 win over Red Star Belgrade and secure Europa League football in 2020 on Wednesday. Olympiacos roared by home fans at Giorgos Karaiskakis stadium picked up their first win in...

Olympiacos Squander Two-Goal Lead to Lose 4-2 Against Tottenham

Olympiacos gave new Tottenham Hotspur boss Jose Mourinho a scare on his home debut on Tuesday, but despite an impressive first-half performance, the Greek side threw away a two-goal lead and lost 4-2 to the English Premier League club...

Olympiacos Succumbs to Superior Bayern Munich (Highlights)

Valiant Olympiacos held Bayern Munich for 68 minutes before the usual suspect Robert Lewandowski scored for the German giants who reached the Champions League knockout stages with a 2-0 victory on Wednesday. Ivan Perisic scored the second a few minutes...

Brave Olympiacos Succumbs to Bayern in Champions League Thriller

Olympiacos battled hard but lost 3-2 to Bayern Munich in a thrilling encounter at the Georgios Karaiskakis stadium on Tuesday in the group stage of the Champions League. The Greek side took the lead with a perfect header by Youssef...

Italy Asks UEFA to Move Champions League Final From Istanbul Over Syrian War

Vincenzo Spadafora, the Italian Minister for Sports, sent a letter to UEFA President Alexander Ceferin on Monday, asking whether or not the finals of football's Champions League for 2020 should be held in Istanbul as scheduled. Spadafora wondered in his...

Champions League: Ten-Man Olympiacos Crumbles in Belgrade (video)

Olympiacos suffered a disappointing 3-1 defeat against Red Star (Crvena Zvezda) in Belgrade on Tuesday as the Greek crumbled in the second half after Algerian Yassine Benzia was sent off. The sole Greek representative in Champions League conceded three goals...

Olympiacos Comeback Earns Champions League Draw Against Tottenham

Olympiacos bounced back after conceding two goals from Tottenham in the first half hour to earn a credible 2-2 draw at the opening game of the Champions League campaign in Piraeus on Wednesday. Harry Kane bagged a 26th minute penalty...