Arsenal Close To Signing Greek Defender From Borussia Dortmund

Arsenal are looking to conclude the signing of Sokratis Papastathopoulos from Borussia Dortmund for around £ 16 million. The 29-year-old has less than 12 months left on his current contract. This has enabled Arsenal to sign him for much less than his transfer value. A Greek international, Sokratis Papastathopoulos will be able to add a…Continue Reading…

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Greek Agent Reveals Arsenal Beat Five Other Clubs To Sign Konstantinos Mavropanos

Greek scout and agent Vasilis Stachtiaris has revealed that Arsenal had beaten off interest from five other European clubs in order to pursue Konstantinos Mavropanos’ signature. The young centre-back joined the Gunners in a £2.2m deal during the winter transfer window, and he has since been plying his trade with the Under-23 side. Speaking in…Continue Reading…

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Greek football expert speaks on Arsenal’s winter signing

Greek football expert Dimitris Samolis has spoken about the qualities of Konstantinous Mavropanos, who made a surprise switch to Arsenal during the winter transfer window. The Greek centre-back joined the north London side from PAS Giannina, having made just 16 senior appearances in his professional career. In an interview with The Star, Samolis talked up…Continue Reading…

Greeks looking to poach Aussie midfielder

The latest in a procession of Australian players to be wooed by other nations is Haris Stamboulidis with Greece looking to poach the midfielder who has dual nationality. The 21-year-old has had playing time in Greek football with AEK Athens and is currently in the US playing with the Colorado Rapids in the MLS having…Continue Reading…

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Michael Skibbe Disappointed with Goalless Draw against Estonia

Greece national team coach Michael Skibbe says that the performances of the national team have to improve a lot if they are to even come close to qualification to the World Cup 2018 finals in Russia. After the latest round of qualification matches, Greece have been left in the second spot after only managing a…Continue Reading…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…