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Football Players in Greece Announce Indefinite Strike

The Panhellenic Association of Paid Footballers (PSAP) announced on Monday evening that soccer players of the Greek Superleague as well as the lower leagues will be going on strike for the indefinite future beginning next week. Their announcement notes that a few...

Panathinaikos Handed Heavy Fine Over Olympiacos Game Clashes

Panathinaikos F.C. is likely to lose 1.2 million euros due to the incidents that took place on the day of Greece's biggest soccer derby. The Greek Superleague's disciplinary committee has punished Panathinaikos for the extensive clash that took place before...

Greek Derby Postponed As Fans Clash with Riot Police (video)

Saturday's "Derby of the Eternal Enemies" was doomed before kick off. The Greek Superleague's fixture between Panathinaikos F.C. and Olympiacos F.C., Greece's most fierce athletic rivalry, was marred by clashes between Panathinakos supporters and riot police, around as well as inside Panathinaikos's Apostolos Nikolaidis Stadium,...

Greece's Biggest Soccer Derby Kicks Off

The Greek Superleague is often a competition for bragging rights more than anything else. No other fixture reflects this better than the upcoming clash between Panathinaikos F.C. and Olympiacos F.C., at Panathinaikos's "Apostolos Nikolaidis Stadium" on Saturday. "The Derby of the Eternal Enemies",...

Greek Superleague Begins With Limited European Prospect and Uncertainty Off the Pitch

The Greek Superleague is upon us once again as the new season premiers on Sunday. Greek teams have made some prolific signings this summer such as Esteban Cambiasso to Olympiacos and Michael Essien to Panathinaikos F.C., while teams like PAOK F.C. are...

Esteban Cambiasso Signs with Olympiacos F.C.

The Greek Super League just got another major international player added to its ranks. International football player Esteban Cambiasso signed a contract with Greek champions Olympiacos F.C. on Friday evening. Upon his arrival to Eleftherios Venizelos airport in Athens, Cambiasso was greeted by cheerful Olympiacos fans. However, his appearance...

2015-2016 Superleague Kicks Off on August 22-24 Without Derby Fixtures

The draw of the 2015-2016 football season of Greece's top flight, the Superleague, that took place on Tuesday, July 14, produced a series of weeks of intense match ups among the usual suspects. The news season kicks off on the...

Olympiakos Owner found NOT Guilty in Greek Cup Final's Allegations

The owner of Olympiakos football club Vaggelis Marinakis as well as vice president Savvas Theodoridis were found innocent concerning allegations of influencing the referees during the Greek Cup final in 2013 against Asteras Tripolis. In what has been dubbed as the...

Aggelos Argyris: From Volos to the Bundesliga and Werder Breme!

Former Niki Volou defender, Aggelos Argyriou, signed a 1,5 year contract with Bundesliga side Werder Bremen becoming the fourth Greek to join the club. The relations between Germany and Greece are not going so well in the political scene, but when it comes...

Roma Sign Olympiacos Defender Holebas

Roma have officially completed the acquisition of Olympiacos left back Jose Holebas, the club have announced. The 30 year old Greek international player moves to the Giallorossi for a fee that could rise to €1.5 million and will provide competition...