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Kostas Manolas Not Leaving Roma in the Summer

Roma’s sporting director Monchi says that there is no possibility of the club deciding to part company with defender Kostas Manolas in the last few days of the transfer window. The defender has been linked with a move to Chelsea and Arsenal throughout this summer. Both clubs are in need of a centre back. Back…Continue Reading…

ARSENAL, CHELSEA IN FACE-OFF FOR PAPASTATHOPOULOS

Media reports claim that Arsenal is keeping close tabs on SokratisPapastathopoulos, Borussia Dortmund’s centre-back. Football news outlet Goalhas it that in order to sign on the player, Arsenal will be met with stiff competition from fellow London rivals, Chelsea. Sokratis recently hinted that he would not mind making a move away from the European giants,…Continue Reading…

NOTTINGHAM FOREST SOLD TO MARINAKIS

EvangelosMarinakis who is from Greece is the new owner of Nottingham Forest after the English Football League (EFL) approved of the deal. The business magnate is facing allegations of match fixing in his native but he has been cleared by the directors of the club and the EFL to go ahead with the deal. Marinakis…Continue Reading…

THE MAN WHO SCORED OLYMPIACOS’ FIRST UCL GOAL

Stylianos Giannakopoulos but well known as Steliosis a retired Greek football star who has been quite vocal about the violence in Greek football. He is considered to be one of the most talented football stars to have emerged in the Greek international scene. His father Alekos Giannakopoulosretired after playing Division A football. Alekos fueled his…Continue Reading…

Greek Administration slammed by FIFA

There have been some serious accusations imposed on the Greek soccer administrators by the committee which was entrusted by FIFA with the job of looking into the irregularities in the Hellenic Federation. Because of the fact that the Hellenic Federation was not being run properly and was violating many guidelines of FIFA, a committee was…Continue Reading…

Michael Skibbe’s task of rebuilding Greece is an ongoing process

The Greece national football team is a national side that has recently been experiencing a huge dip in form as the squad was able to become the champions of the 2004 UEFA Euro’s but after that, they have consistently struggled to replicate this kind of achievement. Michael Skibbe took charge of Greece on October of…Continue Reading…

Kostas ManolasCould Have Joined Arsenal in The Summer for €40 Million, Claims Agent

Roma reportedly turned down the advances of Arsenal for defender Kostas Manolas in the summer. The Greek international has become one of the most wanted players in this January transfer window. He has been linked with every major club in European football like Manchester United and Arsenal. Aware of the interest from such top clubs,…Continue Reading…

Skibbe Relieved with Late Equaliser against Bosnia-Herzegovina

Greece required a late equaliser in order to get a point against Bosnia-Herzegovina. It was a disappointing game for Greece, who are coming in with a new 4-2-3-1 formation. Manager Michael Skibbe was experimenting with this formation which saw Costas Stafylidis deployed in an advanced role as a winger. The left back does not usually…Continue Reading…

FIFA TAKES OVER GREEK FOOTBALL FEDERATION

In a fax signed by Fatma Samoura, the Secretary General of the World football governing body, FIFA, and sent to the Greek Federation, the body says they would be appointing a normalization committee to take over the Greek Football Federation. This means that henceforth, the daily affairs of the crisis hit federation would be handled…Continue Reading…

UEFA INVESTIGATE MATCH-FIXING ALLEGATION IN GREECE

UEFA is reportedly investigating the match-fixing scandal in Greece. The owner of Olympiakos Evangelos Marinakis is trying to purchase Nottingham Forest but the allegations of match-fixing are hindering the deal. Marinakis has denied the charges in a statement published on Olympiakos website. The club owner claimed the case was politically motivated, and that the Greek…Continue Reading…