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Champions League Draw: Olympiacos to Face Bayern Munich, Tottenham, Red Star Belgrade

  The draw of the UEFA Champions League for the year 2019-2020 took place on Thursday evening in Monte Carlo. Greece's Olympiacos was placed in Group B and will face strong opposition in the group stages in order to advance to...

Olympiacos Books Spot in Lucrative Champions League Group Stage (video)

Olympiacos advanced to the Champions League group stage after beating FC Krasnodar 2-1 in the second leg on Tuesday to complete a comprehensive 6-1 aggregate victory over the Russians. The Greek league runner-up will play in its 19th Champions League...

Olympiacos Advances, PAOK Crashes Out of Champions League Playoffs (video)

Olympiacos booked their place in the UEFA Champions League playoffs on Tuesday after a 2-0 win over Istanbul Basaksehir, while PAOK fell heroically to Ajax, last year's semi-finalist, losing 3-2 at Amsterdam. Olympiacos, who won 1-0 in the first leg...

Olympiacos Beats Basaksehir, Makes Crucial Step Toward Champions League Playoffs

Olympiacos made a crucial step toward advancing to the playoff round of the UEFA Champions League, after beating Istanbul Basaksehir 0-1 on their home turf on Wednesday. Although the Reds were admittedly not at their best in offense in the...

Champions League Play-Off Draw Reveals Rivals for PAOK and Olympiacos

The draw for the UEFA Champions League play-offs was held on Monday, revealing the potential rivals for PAOK and Olympiacos on their way to securing a position in this year's top European football championship. Greece's champion team PAOK, from Thessaloniki, will have...

Olympiacos Cruises Through to Next Round of Champions League (video)

An impressive second half performance by Olympiacos on Tuesday evening against Viktoria Plzen secured for the Greek side a place in the third round qualifying round of the Champions League. The Piraeus club won 4-0, after the goalless draw away...

PAOK to Face Ajax in Third Qualifying Round of Champions League

The results of the draw for the third qualifying round for next season's Champions League were announced by UEFA, the Union of European Football Associations, on Monday. Greece's championship team PAOK Thessaloniki is slated to play against the Netherlands' Ajax...

AEK's European Journey Ends With Another Defeat (video)

AEK's disappointing Champions League campaign ended with another defeat by Benfica in Lisbon on Wednesday. A late Alex Grimaldo free-kick for Benfica condemned 10-man AEK to a sixth straight Champions League defeat. The Greek champions became the first team in the...

Violent Clash Breaks Out at AEK — Ajax Champions League Match (video)

AEK's miserable Champions League campaign disintegrated into utter chaos in the Athens Olympic Stadium on Tuesday as hooligans clashed with police during the 2-0 defeat to Ajax. The visiting fans came under attack as home supporters threw flares into the...

Bayern Stroll Past AEK in Champions League

AEK's coach Marinos Ouzounidis bowed to the superiority of Bayern Munich after his team lost 2-0 to the German giants at the Olympic Stadium in Athens. "They are on a different level to us", Ouzounidis admitted, as AEK suffered their...