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Michael Skibbe to Remain Greece's Football Coach for Two More Years

German coach Michael Skibbe took over as Greece's national football coach after a disastrous two years; when the team's performance was at an all time low, and managed to reshape its fighting spirit. This fact was apparently recognised by the...

Elementary Turnovers Cost Greece a Heavy Defeat in World Cup Qualifier

Elementary turnovers in defence cost Greece dearly in the first leg of the FIFA World Cup qualifier against Croatia in Zagreb. Croatia moved closer to next year's World Cup with an emphatic 4-1 home win over Greece on Thursday in...

Manolas' World Cup Playoff Ban Angers Greece's Football Coach

Greece national football coach Michael Skibbe blasted FIFA's decision to ban Roma defender Kostas Manolas from Thursday's World Cup playoff first leg away to Croatia for "intentionally seeking a yellow card". "What FIFA did was not right. FIFA sometimes takes...

Little Jay Honored at Greek Sport Journalists Association Awards

The wonder kid that moved us all with his love and devotion towards the Greek national team during the FIFA World Cup last summer, was invited with his family to attend the annual awards given out to the year's most...

Puskas Award 2014: Ten Best Goals of the Season Announced (VIDEO)

Since 2009, FIFA has been presenting an award for the most beautiful goal of the season. Cristiano Ronaldo, Neymar and Zlatan Ibrahimovic have been amongst the previous winners with the latter being represented again with his wondrous back-heel goal...

NorthEast United FC's Tzorvas Lands in India

Indian Super League (ISL) franchise NorthEast United FC received one of their key international footballers, Alexandros Tzorvas, who landed there on Saturday. Tzorvas, a Greek, was the first choice goalkeeper of his country in the 2010 FIFA World Cup and...

Watching the World Cup in the USA

One interesting fact that was barely mentioned in this FIFA World Cup is the conjoining of all soccer fans from all over the world that appeared in the stadium's stands. We've never really witnessed any incidents of violence in World...

World Cup: Quarterfinal Results & Semifinal Matches (Standings, Dates, Top Scorers, Preview)

After The Netherlands beat Costa Rica, here is a complete guide for the 2014 World Cup Semifinals: Quarterfinals results, final standings, top scorers, dates, match previews.  As in every previous World Cup, all surprise teams collapse and only the almighty...

World Cup: 8 Moments that Made our Hearts Jump (Video)

The 2014 World Cup knockout stage matches surprised soccer fans around the world. Here are a few moments that made us jump out of our seats. The 2014 World Cup held in Brazil is heading in its last 10 days of football, with a...

World Cup: Did Greece Deserve to Qualify? (And the Last Lost Penalty)

Greece failed to advance to the 2014 World Cup quarter-finals due to a missed penalty  World Cup fans still talk about Greece's football journey in the 2014 FIFA World Cup that ended in the final 16 after a tough battle...