Olympiakos

Olympiakos Win LEN Trophy in Women's Water Polo

Greek powerhouse Olympiakos is the new LEN Trophy winner in Europe’s second-tier competition in water polo. The women of the Peiraeus-based team won the title for the first time. The Greek team defeated Firenze 10-9 in the final held in...

Olympiakos Tycoon Urged to Run for Piraeus Mayor

A new political is unfolding Monday concerning the candidates for the forthcoming municipal elections in Piraeus. Many eminent citizens of Piraeus, along with local forums, are urging shipping tycoon and chairman of Olympiakos FC, Vangelis Marinakis, to run for mayor, a move that would...

Van Persie triple tops Olympiakos

Robin Van Persie scored a clinical hat-trick to secure the 3-0 win Manchester United needed to progress past Olympiakos into the last eight of the Champions League at Old Trafford on Wednesday night. The two-goal lead taken into the game...

Too Late For To Potami in Greece

Once upon a time, Athens had a river running through it, the Kifissos, flowing from Mt. Parnitha through the city down to the Saronic Gulf. A city really needs a river or body of water to be considered World...

Olympiakos Beat Manchester United 2-0 in Champions League

Olympiakos produced a stunning display to beat Manchester United 2-0 on Tuesday for the first-leg game of the Round of 16 of the Champions League and get the upper hand in the tie that has a ticket to the...

Olympiakos' Chairman Helps Cephalonia

Vangelis Marinakis, chairman of Greece’s football champion Olympiacos, announced on Thursday, his intention to give money to the quake-struck Greek island, Cephalonia. Olympiacos will help finance the effort of the Greek state mechanism to reconstruct schools that have been...

Most Expensive Transfer in Greek Football History Finally Sealed

“Fulham Football Club is delighted to announce the signing of Greek international Konstantinos Mitroglou, on a four-and-a-half year deal for an undisclosed sum, which will see the player at Craven Cottage until the summer of 2018.” These were the...

Fulham Closing in on Greek Striker Kostas Mitroglou

Greek 25-year-old explosive striker, Kostas Mitroglou is one step closer to completing his transfer to the English football club Fulham. The “Cottagers” will sign the Greek hitman for 15 million euros. Greek champions Olympiacos have reached agreement with Fulham on...

Mitroglou Signs New Contract with Olympiakos

The Greek striker Kostas Mitroglou is set to sign a new contract with Olympiakos, which should keep him in Piraeus until the summer of 2017. This move by Olympiacos is like a Christmas present for the club's fans. The most important and...

Olympiakos Hit with Partial Closure of Stadium Against Man United

Manchester United will play their Champions League clash with Olympiakos at a partially closed stadium after the Greek club were punished by Uefa because of racist behavior by their fans. Olympiakos will have to close the lower tier of the...