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Parliament Approves Amendment Sparing PAOK and Xanthi From Relegation

The Greek Parliament on Wednesday approved a last-minute amendment introduced by the government which spares Greece's football champion PAOK and Xanthi FC from being relegated down from the Superleague. The government's amendment garnered 156 positive votes, while 90 MPs voted...

Greek Super League Champion PAOK Threatened with Relegation

Greece's Professional Sports Committee announced on Monday that the football teams of PAOK and Xanthi must be excluded from the Superleague, the country's top football league. The shocking announcement was made because, according to the Committee, the team of PAOK...

PAOK, Olympiacos Start Super League Campaign with Wins; AEK Sacks Coach (video)

Reigning champions PAOK started the defense of their Super League title with a 2-1 win against Panaitolikos at the Toumba stadium on Sunday night. Goals from Karol Swiderski and Josip Misic put the Thessaloniki club in firm command. Portuguese midfielder...

FIFA Tweets Praise for PAOK Football Team's Outstanding Year

FIFA, the international governing body of football, praised on Monday the amazing performance of Thessaloniki's PAOK football club in a Tweet with an accompanying video. The federation uploaded a video showing the PAOK players celebrating their winning of the Superleague...

Thessaloniki Celebrates PAOK Winning the Greek Title After 34 Years

Thessaloniki's PAOK football team won their match against Levadiakos on Sunday evening, securing first place in Greece's Superleague. With a winning score of (5-0), PAOK became Greece's football champion for the first time in 34 years, sparking waves of enthusiasm...

Greece's Olympiacos Team Ranks Seventh in the World in Ticket Share

Greece's Olympiacos football team ranked seventh in the world in terms of ticket share in its country's football league during the period between 2013 and 2018. These results were the product of a study conducted by the International Centre for...

10-Man PAOK Extend Lead in Greek Superleague

Leaders PAOK extended their lead in the Greek Superleague to 6 points after second-placed Atromitos failed to win against lowly Apollon Smirnis on Saturday. On Monday PAOK was a man down in the second half but still managed to beat...

PAOK Continues Unrelenting March Towards Greek Title (video)

PAOK Thessaloniki continued its march towards the Greek Superleague title as they comfortably overcame high-flying Xanthi 2-0 at the Toumba stadium on Saturday. Goals from Aleksandar Prijovic and Mauricio secured a 10th win in 11 games for Razvan Lucescu’s record-breaking...

Greek Derby Ends in a Draw; Atromitos Sinks AEK

Eternal rivals Olympiacos and Panathinaikos shared a point each after the 1-1 draw at Piraeus on Sunday evening. Panathinaikos took the lead just after the hour mark with a spectacular volley by Ergys Kace, and Olympiacos found the equalizer five...

Unstoppable PAOK Wins Thessaloniki Derby, Moves 6 Points Clear of Rivals

PAOK fought back from a goal down to clinch a 2-1 win over Aris in a pulsating Thessaloniki derby showdown on Sunday, maintaining their 100 percent record in the SuperLeague with a seventh straight win. Serbian striker Aleksandar Prijovic was...